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Morris Chapel United Methodist Church
Tuesday September 20th, 2016
10:00am - 11:00am

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Ladies Parlor at St Luke
Tuesday September 20th, 2016

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Irene Jordan

Irene Peck Jordan of Sanford died Friday surrounded by her family at her home.


A North Carolina native, she was a daughter of the late Irene and Lewis Peck. Memorial services are planned for 11:00am Tuesday at St Luke United Methodist Church. Visitation will precede the service at 10:00am in the Church Parlor.


She was active in the community, serving on the City of Sanford Appearance Commission, was a member of the hospital auxiliary, the Chicora Literary Club, Dogwood Garden Club, the Century Club, and numerous other social clubs. She loved writing poetry and was author of several children’s books. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.


She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 62 years, Robert Calhoun Jordan Jr, a son R. Calhoun “Cal” Jordan III, and a sister, Nancy Conner.


Surviving are daughters, Karen J. (Mark) Barrett of Raleigh and Molly J (Chuck) Maness of Liberty Township, OH; a daughter-in-law, Cindy K. Jordan of Hillsborough; a brother, Lewis B. Peck Jr of Concord; sisters, Mary Anna Dunn of Greensboro, Betty Anthony of Winston Salem; seven grandchildren, Dave Barrett, Elizabeth B. Wenceslao, Caroline B. Hepler, Robert W. Jordan, Anna Brooks Reed, J. Taft Maness, and Cole R. Maness; eight great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.


Memorial contributions may be made to Community Home Care & Hospice, 1836 Doctors Dr, Sanford, NC 27330.

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A candle was lit in memory of Irene Jordan

Lisa Ziblay Sep 20 2016 12:00 AM

Mrs. Irene was a special southern lady full of charm, wit and generosity. We grieve with you and hold tight our wonderful memories shared by our families.

Mary Edna Lawrence, Joel and Pat Sep 19 2016 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Sep 19 2016 12:00 AM

Our family is so saddened by Irene's death. She was a dear friend and we will miss her greatly . We are sorry our situation is such that we are not able to be with you . We love you and feel our hugs and prayers.

seth and claudia cox and anne cox layne Sep 18 2016 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers go to the Jordan
Family during this difficult time. May God
Offer you peace and comfort.

Esther Wicker Sep 18 2016 12:00 AM

My prayers are with you Karen and Molly. I loved your parents. We had great times when we were young.

Claudia Young Rosser Sep 17 2016 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of loss. Your Mom was a great lady. She will be missed.

Mary Jo Parks Sep 17 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Irene Jordan

Conrad and Linda Kelly Sep 17 2016 12:00 AM