Gordon H. Cleveland

December 20, 1954 ~ April 18, 2019 (age 64)


Gordon Herman Cleveland was born in Davie County on December 20, 1954, son of the late Herman and Louise Kemp Cleveland. He attended Davie County Schools and was employed by Freightliner Trucks of Cleveland, NC, where he had worked for twenty-three years. His previous employment included Hanes in Advance, NC, and he had also worked a long distance truck driver. Gordon's hobby was fishing. He was a lifetime member of Fairfield Baptist Church, where he served as an usher, Trustee Board Member, and Men's Choir member. For the past nine years Gordon had been a resident of The Laurels in Salisbury, NC. On Thursday, April 18, 2019, he died following a lengthy illness. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Annie Lee Arnold. Gordon is survived by two sons, Rashad and Kenan Cleveland and their mother, Phenica Clement Cleveland; one daughter, Shanlon Ramsue; two brothers, Eric Cleveland and Henry (Alice) Cleveland; two sisters, Audrey Cleveland and Dianne Roberts; other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held on Friday, April 26 at 2:00 PM at Fairfield Baptist Church in Mocksville. Rev. JJ Rice will officiate and burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church thirty minutes before the service. Condolences can be made at To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Gordon H. Cleveland please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Fairfield Baptist Church Cemetery



APR 26. 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT)

Fairfield Baptist Church



APR 26. 2:00 PM (EDT)

Fairfield Baptist Church


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