Alvin was born on August 7, 1928 and passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017.
Alvin was a resident of Pine Bluff, Arkansas at the time of passing.
Gordon was reared and received his early education in Pine Bluff, graduating from Pine Bluff High School in 1946.
He served his country for 20 years in the United States Air Force.
Gordon's service included tours during World War II and the Korean Conflict.