Orbie L. Jordan

Published 5:00 am Friday, May 20, 2005

Services for Orbie L. Jordan, of McComb, are 2 p.m. Saturday,May 21 at Mt. Gilead Primitive Baptist Church with burial in thechurch cemetery.

Visitation is today from 4-9 p.m. at Brookhaven Funeral Home andSaturday from noon until 2 p.m. at the church.

Mrs. Jordan, 93, died May 19, 2005, at Southwest MississippiRegional Medical Center in McComb. She was born in Lincoln Countyon Feb. 14, 1912, to T.D. Lewis and Ethel Smith Lewis.

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She was retired from Kellwood in McComb after 22 years. She wasa member of Mt. Gilead Primitive Baptist Church in FranklinCounty.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Grady C.Jordan; a daughter, Bobbie Nell Jordan Nevels; and three sons, J.L.Jordan, Phillip Wade Jordan and Billy Jordan.

Survivors are her sons, Dennis Jordan and Thomas “Tom” Jordan,both of Smithdale; her brothers, George Lewis, Eugene Lewis andPrentiss Lewis, all of Natchez; 14 grandchildren; and severalgreat-grandchildren.