COVID-19 Update

As funeral professionals we have been asked by several people in our community how we will continue to serve our families. The families that we serve are always our top priority. We want to assure you that we are staying up to date with the changing information we receive everyday from public health officials and government agencies.

For families that experience the loss of a loved one, Daniel Funeral Home will remain prepared 24/7 to serve your family at your time of loss. We will continue to care for your loved one as usual and will follow the guidance and regulations from the Missouri Department of Health.

Our government officials, both federal and state, have advised that all public gatherings be limited to 10 persons or less in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. We take this pandemic emergency very seriously and are committed to following those recommendations.

We will make every effort to accommodate families in making arrangements and conducting services in any capacity needed to ensure the safety of our community and of our staff while honoring their loved one. We thank you for your patience as we work to safeguard the wellness of everyone who enters our doors.

For the safety of all, until the authorities lift the restrictions, we are implementing the following:

Cremation services will follow the same guidelines as outlined above.

Daniel Funeral Home has been there for our community during difficult times, and we stand ready to help in any way that we can. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Rest assured, we will continue to serve your family with dignity and respect through these uncertain times.

Gordon Frances

 Frances Esther Gordon, age 83, of Lamar, Missouri passed away February 18, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Joplin.
Frances was born March 17, 1935 in Chanute, KS to Claude Duvah Perry and Edna Leona (Todd) Perry. Frances graduated from Chanute High School and received her BS Degree from Pittsburg State University. In 1961, Frances married  David Paul Gordon in Wichita, KS and together they raised eight children. Frances worked as a  Certified Nurse Aide, Certified Med Tech and as a cook.  She attended Lamar First Baptist Church.

Frances is survived by her children, Isa Gordon-West Lamar, MO, David (Daylene) Gordon, Lamar, MO, Scott (Kristi) Gordon, Lamar, MO, Ralph Gordon, Dallas, TX, Shawn (Brenda) Gordon, Springfield, MO, William Gordon, Edmond, OK; Grandchildren, Kyla Ziegenhagen, D.J. West, Dani Gamble, Kasie Gordon, Demi Gordon, Chelsie (Brandon) Bowling, Charity (Cody) Gardner, Zach (Cyrussia) Gordon, Marc (Elizabeth ) Graves, Bethany (A.J) Eaves, Kaitlyn (Stanley) Hurt, Phajjia Gordon, Riddick Gordon, Dominick Gordon, Jacoby Gordon, Ashley Simpson, Keisha Hardenburger, Branden Gordon, Amanda Gordon, Mellissa Williams, Melinda Burgess, Nicholas (Tam) Gordon, Eric (Michelle) Gordon, John Berryman, Krystal Willet, James Berryman; and many great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in  death were her husband, a son Allen Gordon; her parents; three brothers and four sisters.
Funeral services will be 10:00 am Friday, February 22, 2019 at Lamar First Baptist Church with burial to follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Chanute, Kansas at 1:30 pm..

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 pm Thursday  at the funeral home.  

Contributions are suggested to American Cancer Society in care of Daniel Funeral Home.


#1 lamar, moPAMELA 2019-02-20 17:33
they left off on purpose, daughter Pamela Willet, which is the mother of Krystal Willet, which nme is spelt wrong, and if i am not considered daughter then my children need to be removed, period, they can not be considered grandchildren if i am not considered, such a shame all these lies

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