Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


April 19, 2014

Jerry Sanford Jordan - 1918-2014

ASHLAND — Jerry Sanford Jordan, 95, of Ashland, died Friday, April 18, 2014, in Kingsbrook Lifecare Center in Ashland.

He was born Sept. 24, 1918, in Denton, the son of the late Arthur and Irene Bowling Jordan. He was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Melissa “Missy” Jordan; and a brother, Wilbur Jordan.  

He was retired from the shipping department at Armco Steel and was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran, serving on the USS Mississippi.  

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy L. Diamond Jordan of Ashland; a son, Jarrell D. Jordan and wife Patricia of Lakeland, Fla.; a granddaughter, Sheri Doman and husband Mike of Morgantown, W.Va.; a great-grandson, Jordan Branham; special niece and nephew Danny Joe and Lucille Diamond of Catlettsburg; and many friends.  

The funeral services will be at noon Monday, April 21, 2014, at Miller Funeral Home in Ashland with Minister Robert Jordan officiating. Entombment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park Mausoleum in Ashland with military services conducted by the Kenova American Legion Post 93.  

The family will receive friends after 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.  

Condolences may be made at mfhfuneralhome.com.

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