Obituaries for Friday, January 19, 2007
Memorial services for Paul Arnold, of Daleville, Ala., were heldat 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 20, 2007, at Searcy Funeral Home Chapelin Enterprise, Ala.
Mr. Arnold, 73, died Jan. 18, 2007, at Flowers Hospital inDothan, Ala. He was born Dec. 27, 1933, to Donald Craig and MinnieG. (Sawyer) Arnold.
He was a 12-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and served inthe Korean War.
Survivors are his wife, Mary Arnold, of Daleville; his sons,Ronnie Arnold, of Malvern, Ala., and Clint Arnold, of Enterprise;his daughters, Karen Duncan, of Enterprise, and Lisa Etheredge, ofDothan; his six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; hissister, Sally Rector, of Brookhaven; and his brothers, DickieArnold, of Brookhaven, and Wallace Arnold, of Pace, Fla.
Dorothy ‘Dot’ Summers Doolittle
Dorothy “Dot” Summers Doolittle, 84, passed away on Monday, Nov.13, 2006, at Saint Simeon’s Episcopal Home, Tulsa, Okla., where shehad been a resident for five years. She was a former resident ofBrookhaven.
A memorial service and celebration of her life was held at 2p.m. at the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall on Sunday, Jan.21, 2007, which would have been her 85th birthday.
Calvin Houston ‘Pops’ Jordan Jr.
Services for Calvin Houston “Pops” Jordan Jr., of Brookhaven,were 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Harrigill Funeral Home Chapelwith burial in Union Hall Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation is Friday from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeralhome.
Mr. Jordan, 59, died Jan. 18, 2007, at Mississippi BaptistMedical Center in Jackson. He was born on Dec. 29, 1947, to CalvinHouston Jordan Sr. and Gladys L. Thompson.
He was a former Lincoln County road manager, and a heavyequipment supervisor. He worked as a construction supervisor andwas involved in the construction of several major projects, such asGrand Gulf Nuclear Station in Port Gibson, Newsprint in SouthGrenada, and James River Paper Mill, Pennington Ala. He worked inthe construction of numerous paper mills in places such as Redwood,Bogalusa, La., Domino, Texas, and the Monticello mill.
He was an active member and head cook at Union Hall BaptistChurch. He was a member of the Fair River Masonic Lodge No. 0203,Wahabi Shrine Temple and the Brookhaven Shrine Club.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his grandparents; andhis sister, Louise Jordan Cleckler.
Survivors are his wife, Nita McGarry Jordan, of Brookhaven; hissons, Calvin B. Jordan and wife Mitzi, and Lance R. Jordan and wifeSamantha, all of Brookhaven; his daughter, Jane A. Jordan Britt andhusband Charles, of Brookhaven; his sisters, Virginia Brumfield andhusband Glenn, and Laura Barksdale and husband Brooks, all ofBrookhaven; and his grandchildren, Tanner R. Jordan, Maggie L.Jordan and Houston R. Jordan.