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Lamarr Gordon

October 31, 1954 ~ February 12, 2021 (age 66)

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Obituary

Lamarr’s Journey

Lamarr Hayes Gordon was born October 31, 1954 in Cleveland OH. He was the son of the late Dorothy Mae and Frank Hayes.

Lamarr matriculated in the Cleveland Public School System. After he graduated from high school, he attended Kent State University. During his tenure at Kent State, Lamarr pledged with Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc, EE chapter “Mau Mau”. In the mid-70s, Lamarr relocated to Los Angeles, CA where he resided for many years. When he returned to Cleveland, OH, he worked for Greyhound Bus Line, The U.S. Postal Service and JB Hunt Trucking.

 Lamarr affectionately known as “Marty” by family and friends, loved music, especially jazz! He enjoyed concerts. Back in the day, Lamar sang in a group named “The Puzzle People”. He also loved cooking on the grill and spending time with family.

Lamarr leaves to mourn one daughter, Lucretia Ware; three sisters, Linda Kirkman (Rob), Loretta Anderson, Janice White, sister in love Davita Gordon and one brother, Henry Hayes; Two aunts Ruth Savage and Jeanette Alexander; two grandchildren Jameeka and Elijah; one great grandson, Jaimond and a host of relatives and friends.

 

 

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Services

Public Walk Through & Viewing
Friday
February 19, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gaines Funeral Home
5386 Lee Road
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Wake
Saturday
February 20, 2021

1:00 PM
Gaines Funeral Home
5386 Lee Road
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Celebration of Life
Saturday
February 20, 2021

1:30 PM
Gaines Funeral Home
5386 Lee Road
Maple Heights, OH 44137

Video is available for this event


Interment
Saturday
February 20, 2021

3:00 PM
Cleveland Memorial Gardens
4324 Green Road
Highland Hills, OH 44128

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