Gordon L. Small, 84, of Washington and formerly of Monroe City, passed away at 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 at Prairie Village.

He was born on Aug. 21, 1935 in Knox County to Gordon and Lou Small. Gordon worked for the town of Monroe City for 26 years and also served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing and bowling.

Gordon is survived by his wife, Bertha Ellen (Cockerham) Small, who he married in 1975.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St., with Roger Wright officiating. Burial will be in the Mount Zion Cemetery in Monroe City. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Goodwin Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Gordon L. Small.