Gordon Popplewell

Gordon B. Popplewell, 68, of Astoria died at 1:05 a.m. May 29, 2009, at Astoria Gardens.

He was born April 9, 1941, in Jabez, Ky., a son of Losier and Opal Popplewell.

Surviving are one son, Rusty (and Robin) Popplewell of Astoria; one daughter, Marsha Haberfield of Roodhouse; one sister, Mary Ann of suburban Chicago; two brothers, Doyle Popplewell of Michigan and Junior Popplewell of Corpus Christi, Texas; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.

He was a painter in the Chicago area.

Cremation rites have been accorded. Inurnment will be in Kentucky.

Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria was in charge of arrangements.

Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/3/2009