Gordon Derrek Sheucraft
December 21, 1963 ~ July 31, 2023
Gordon Derrek Sheucraft passed away in Nashville, TN on July 31st, 2023, at the age of 59. Derrek is predeceased by his sister, Lisa Sheucraft. Derrek is lovingly remembered by his beloved sons Gordon and Gavin Sheucraft, his parents Norma and Dean Sheucraft, his sisters Deana, Neely Ann, Lia, and Lexie, his niece Lowell Ann, and Heather, mother of Gordon and Gavin. Derrek was born in Nashville, TN in 1963. He graduated from Nashville Christian High School in 1982 and went on to earn an associate degree from Nashville State Community College. He worked as Director of Police/Security Services at Nashville State. Derrek’s sons brought him the most joy. He loved being their dad and supporting and coaching them in all of their sports. He loved spending time with lifelong friends and making people laugh. Derrek valued his workplace relationships at Nashville State. His passion in life was Tennessee Football; he bled orange and white! The visitation will be held at Western Hills Church of Christ, 7565 Charlotte Pike Nashville, TN 37209 on Saturday, August 5TH from 10AM until 12PM The celebration of life will be held at Western Hills Church of Christ, 7565 Charlotte Pike Nashville, TN 37209, at 12PM, with Josh Barnett officiating. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributions for Gordon and Gavin’s future needs by donating through Venmo, @Deana-Sheucraft. Condolences for the family may be offered online at compassioncremations.com Arrangements in the care of Compassion Funeral & Cremation Services, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104 (615) 857-9955. We are proud to be West Nashville & Bellevue’s only locally owned and operated burial & cremation provider.