Levis Gordy-Rose

Obituary of Levis Ann Gordy-Rose

LEVIS ANN GORDY-ROSE, was born on June 13, 1958, to Alverta "Betsy" Ford and George Gordy, Sr., in Atlantic City, New Jersey. She departed this life to go home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 31, 2019, surrounded by her family. "LEVIS", as she was affectionately called, attended the Atlantic City Public Schools. She worked as a retail sales associate at Petrees clothing and as a cashier for Showboat Hotel and Casino. She was lastly employed as a secretary at Jeffrey Towers. Levis was a faithful member of the Ark of Safety Word Ministries in Atlantic City. Every Sunday she would bring her grandchildren to church to hear and learn the Word of God. Levis loved her Lord and Savior with all her heart. God blessed Levis to be multi-talented. She was a self-taught fashion designer, who loved to dress up and go out to socialize. She could put together a very unique outfit in a matter of minutes. Levis loved to sing and previously sang with Angela Burton, as a backup singer for Ran Track. She also enjoyed drawing and could draw as well as a professional artist. Levis was preceded in death by: her husband, Maurice Rose; parents, Alverta and George Gordy, Sr.; grandparents, Alverta Gray and Hempel Ford, Sr.; sister, Karen Marshall; uncle, Hempel Ford, Jr; and great-nephew, Zaiyon. Levis leaves to cherish her loving memory: her only daughter, Tiffany Gordy; four grandchildren, Kamal, Timani, Amara and Shiloh; siblings, Donzella "Donnie" Cook (James), Michael, Barbara Jo and George "Skippy" Gordy; uncle, Ike Gordy; nieces and nephews, Tracey De La Fuente, Michele Gordy, Darryl Goods, Denise, Keana and Debyn Gordy, Heather Jones, Melissa Slay, Tinesha Hamilton, Shertia Jackson, Courtney and Benjamin Gordy, Chermia Jackson, Stephon, Tyra Gordy ,Katherine, Cecil and Damien Marshall and Quaniqua Worsley; forty-two great nieces and nephews; fifthteen great-great nieces and nephews; god sister, Joanne Shirk; god daughter, Ameera Matthews; and a host of other loving family members, church family and friends. Funeral Services will be 11AM, Saturday, January 11, 2020, at New Hope Baptist Church, 704 Lexington Avenue, Atlantic City, where friends may call from 9AM. Interment to follow at Lincoln Memorial Park, Mays Landing. Arrangements are entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com
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Saturday
11
January

Visitation at Main Service

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, January 11, 2020
New Hope Baptist Church
704 Lexington Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Saturday
11
January

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Saturday, January 11, 2020
New Hope Baptist Church
704 Lexington Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

Lincoln Memorial Park
Harding Highway
Mays Landing, New Jersey, United States
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