Gordon Dillard

1952 - 2023

Gordon Dillard,70, passed away peacefully on Sunday June 25th, 2023.

Gordon loved anything outdoors especially working in his yard and spending time at the beach. Gordon is survived by his wife, Debbie of 51 years in addition to his two children, Gordon Jr and Tammy and son-in-law, Daniel Macy. He was so proud of his three grandsons, Dylan, Dawson and Drew Macy.

The family will receive friends at their home. A celebration of life will take place at a later date.


33 tributes for Gordon Dillard

  1. Dawson Macy

    Thank you for everything you ever did for me growing up. You will forever be in my heart and the man I look up to♥️

  2. David Hargrove

    Debbie and family,

    I’m certainly very sadden to here of this. You and your family were truly fun to be with at the beach.

    Prayers for your family!✝️🌹🏝️💟

  3. Drew Macy

    Thank you for everything you taught me and made me into who I am this day.Going to miss the you at the beach. You taught me a lot down there on and off our boat. You will forever be in my heart love you grand daddy miss you❤️

  4. Martha McKaughn

    Debbie, I just emailed him this morning to check on him not knowing. I am so sorry to hear this. Love & prayer to you & your family.

  5. Sylvia

    I am so shocked and saddened Debbie! I was friends with Gordon at 14 yrs old and he was motorcycle friends with my father back in the day. I can not tell you how very sorry I am for your loss. Sending prayers 🙏🏼🙏🏼
    Sylvia Tilley


    I am having a hard time wrapping my heart around this one, I literally grew up with Gordon and his brothers. I am beyond thankful that I was reunited with him and met you Debbie. I will rejoice for him and pray for peace for you Debbie and the rest of the family. God bring you peace.
    Sharon ( Shae) Gross

  7. Tammy McGill

    Having Gordon as a friend was a honor. He was one of the most genuine people I’d ever met and full of compassion for others. You could always rely on Gordon to lend a helping hand or offer his wise advice. To know him was to love him. Much love to Debbie and the family. I will surely miss my friend ❤️

  8. Terry Bledsoe

    I am so very sorry to hear this. We went to school together from the first grade on. Our first band was formed with Gordon, Joel Williams, Ricky Lee and myself. We played hours and hours of different sports and games in the schoolyard at Easton. It was a great childhood in a very different time. God rest your soul old friend.

  9. Howard and Carol Lowe

    Debbie we are so sorry for your loss. Howard and I both worked with Gordon and though so much of him. You and your family are in our prayers.

  10. Carolyn Brickey

    Troy and I are devastated at the news of Gordon’s passing. He will be so missed by his buddy Troy. We love you two so much. If you need anything, please know we will be there for you❤️❤️🙏🏻🙏🏻😢

  11. Patricia

    Words, no matter how kind, can’t mend your broken heart. However, those who care for you wish you comfort and peace. Your work family is praying for you and your family during this difficult time.

  12. Donna Crawford

    Gordon had the biggest heart of anyone I ever knew. His absence,will be noted by many.

  13. Larry Lynn

    Debbie, I am so sorry to hear this news. Gordon was an amazing friend and work colleague for 25+ years. He was always available to help anyone in need. My prayers and thoughts are with you and family.

  14. Sheila Pruitt

    Debbie , So sorry to hear about the passing of Gordon. Always enjoyed seeing you both at the corvette shows! You’ll were a beautiful couple! Love to you and the family! Sheila

  15. Lizabeth Pyrtle

    Debbie I’m so very sorry for your loss. Gordon was a great guy and I know how much he loved his family. I have wonderful memories from our old neighborhood growing up with him, Ronnie and all the kids we hung out with. He will truly be missed. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  16. Margie Shields

    Debbie, Gordon Jr and Tammy, we were so sorry to hear about the passing of Gordon. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

  17. Joel Williams

    Gordon my friend, we made music together in our youth and I remember our friendship with fond memories. It is so hard to lose someone special and I hurt for the entire Dillard family. Prayers for the family and especially for you Debbie. Gordon had such a deep love for you. RIP dear friend. 💝

  18. Helen Altman

    I will greatly miss seeing Gordon walking and the kind and calm way he loved his Debbie. Gordon was a great neighbor, and he loved his family more than anything. I pray for your family’s peace during this time.

  19. Diane Remy

    It was an honor and privilege to know Gordon! He did love the outside and worked tirelessly to create an amazing environment. He told me one time that he felt that a home is inside and outside living. I love Gordon and will miss him. He was kind and generous to me and my family and so many others! Debbie and the whole family, you are in our prayers. ❤️

  20. Brent M Scott


    Sending lots of prayers to you and the family. Please know you are in our hearts . We feel very honored to have known such a fine man.

    Brent and Grady

  21. Jim and Charlotte Williams

    Debbie, Jimmy and I are so very sorry for your loss and pray that you find comfort in the years of Gordon’s genuine love. We will always remember his bright smile and friendship. May God comfort you at this difficult time. Much love, Jim and Charlotte Williams

  22. Nancy Vanstory

    I so enjoyed working with Gordon at Highland. No job was too small for him to help with. Such a great guy. Prayer for Debbie and the family.

  23. Tammie Richie


    Heaven truly gained an angel. Gordon was one of the best. Always a smile and a welcoming heart. I am so sorry for your loss. He will be with you always.

  24. Brenda and James Macy

    Condolences to Debbie, Gordan Jr., Tammy, and family.
    Prayers for peace during this difficult time.

  25. Robin

    I am so sorry Debbie. Here is wishing you and your family peace at such a terrible time.
    I know Gordon will be missed.
    Love you!

  26. Richard Pierce

    So sorry Debbie and family for your loss.

  27. Lorie Clark

    I’m so sorry for your loss. I was one of those neighborhood kids that grew up with him. All I remember is what a great guy he was. My thoughts and prayers for his family.❤️

  28. Tony Dillard Sr.

    WE will never know why the Lord took my Brother and its not meant for us on earth to understand. I am going to miss you,We love you. Prayers for Debbie,Gorden JR, and Tammy See you in Heaven Tony/Pearl

  29. Brenda herbert

    Debbie and family,
    So sorry for your loss. I know you will miss him. Sending prayers for you and your family.

  30. Robin Jacks Murray

    I am heartbroken for Gordon’s family. He loved them so much and didn’t want to leave them. I am heartbroken for me too, I guess we always want more time. I have great memories from 55+ years ago.
    RIP dear friend. You are loved and will be missed. Prayers for Debbie, children and grandsons.

  31. Gail, Mike & Cassie Sharon

    There are no words to describe how very much we are going to miss our sweet and funny Gordy Pordy. You were one of the very best and God has gained a precious angel. We love and miss you, our dear friend but we will see you again one day. Until then, enjoy your wonderful reunions with your family and friends. All our love,

  32. Julie Shore & Arla Johnson

    Our deepest condolences
    We admired Gordon’s love for you. How he openly expressed his love and admiration for you.

    Prayers of comfort and peace for you and your family

  33. David Inch

    My heart is saddened and I will miss my friend. Gordon left his mark on this world and I am a better person for having known him.


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