Funeral services for Jo McGill, age 68, of Como have been scheduled for Thursday, October 11,2012 at 11:00AM at Independent Baptist Church with Rev. Derrick Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Independent Cemetery with Roderick Robinson, Malik Gray, C. Glenn Gordon Sr., Leroy Ford, Fred Pipkins, Henry Lee Berry, and Lydell McGill serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers include Bobby Grant, Paul Ray Harper, Stephen Gray, and Dyrone Williams. A visitation will be held Wednesday evening October 10, 2012 at Tapp Funeral Home from 6:00PM to 8:00PM.
Jo McGill passed away Sunday, October 7, 2012 at Mother Frances, in Tyler TX. Mrs. McGill was born on February 21, 1944, in Quitman, the daughter of Clinton and I.B. Gordon. She married Jimmie McGill in Wood County in 1963, he preceded her in death in 2005.
Survivors include mother, I.B. Gordon; daughters, Doris Hall, of Plano, Brenda Dial, of Sulphur Springs, Barbara McGill, of Como, Carol McGill, of Como, and Carolyn Riley, of Mineola; brothers, Edward Gordon and wife, Jennell, of Schertz, Paul Gordon, of Killeen, David Gordon and wife, Barbara, of Sulphur Springs; sisters, Sherlyn McLemore and husband, Orie, of Los Angeles CA, and Dorothy Warren and husband, Eurie, of Lindale; 10 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren . She was preceded in death by father, Clinton Gordon; brother, Charles Gordon; and grandchild, Jimmy Lynn Clayton.