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Gordon L. Sours

March 22, 1937 ~ December 22, 2021 (age 84)


Gordon L. Sours, 84, of Lyndhurst, passed away on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at his home. He was born in Luray on March 22, 1937, a son of the late Carson Leroy and Sarah Elizabeth Sours.

Gordon was a graduate of Waynesboro High School. He retired from DuPont where he worked as a maintenance supervisor.  Gordon loved and enjoyed spending time with his four boys cutting wood, hunting, working on cars and going on fishing trips.  He was a collector of knives, coins, and guns. He greatly enjoyed reading western books.

In addition to his parents, Gordon was preceded in death by his grandson, Nathaniel David Sours and granddaughter, Keri Ann Carter.

Survivors include his loving wife, Margaret “Peggy”(Johnson) Sours; sons: Rusty Sours and wife, Tammy of Lyndhurst, Mike Sours and wife, Kim of Stuarts Draft, David Sours and wife, Teresa of Lyndhurst, and Steven Sours and wife, Christine of Waynesboro; grandchildren: Sara Via and husband, Darren, Jessica Meadows and husband, Tyler, Ben Sours, Ashley Hogsett and husband, Michael, Beth Anne Wheeler and husband, Josh, Abby Sours, Rylee Sours, and Colton Hatter; six great grandchildren; siblings, Barbara Welch of Texas and Gary Sours and wife, Shirley of Waynesboro; special friends, Freddie and Ruthie Dedrick; as well as extended family and friends.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at Augusta Memorial Park. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to meet at the cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Rusty Sours, Mike Sours, David Sours, Steven Sours, Ben Sours, and Colton Hatter.

There will be no public viewing or visitation at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Gordon’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Augusta Health Hospice of the Shenandoah.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Charlton and Groome Funeral Home.

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Graveside Service
January 5, 2022

2:00 PM
Augusta Memorial Park
1775 Goose Creek Road
Waynesboro, VA 22980


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-873-6983

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