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Pokey Jordan

• Oct 29, 2015 at 11:35 AM

Dec. 16, 1942 - July 26, 2007

WILLARD Pokey Jordan, 64, of Willard, died Thursday with her family by her side.

She was born Dec. 16, 1942 in Prestonsburg, Ky. to the late Romaine and Omaha Shepherd and had been a Willard resident since 1979.

She was employed at Hillside Acres Nursing Home in Willard and Pioneer Balloon Company in Willard for many years. She is a member of the Faith Builder Church of God in Willard. She loved the Lord and her family.

She is survived by her husband, Ralph Jordan Sr., whom she married Aug. 4, 1961; sons, Troy Jordan of North Port, Fla.; Ralph Jr. and Robyn Jordan of Attica; daughters, Robin and Thomas Burkhalter of Willard; Joyce Thomas of Willard; eight grandchildren; sisters, Louellen Pitts of Martin, Ky.; Christine Robinson of Blue River, Ky.; brothers, Edward Lee Shepherd of Blue River, Ky.; Tony Shepherd of Shiloh; Johnny Shepherd of Shiloh; Joseph Shepherd of Shiloh; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Troy Jordan, Jr.; a sister, Osie Shepherd; a brother, Harrison Shepherd.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Faith Builders Church of God, where the funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday with the Rev. Fred Allen Rowe Jr. officiating.

Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Willard.

Memorial gifts may be sent to the Jordan family in care of the church.

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