Obit: James Jordan

Obit: James Jordan

August 14th, 2019 in Obituaries
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CHICKAMAUGA — James Perry Jordan, Sr., age 84, of Chickamauga, Georgia passed away on Monday – August 12, 2019. He was born in Chattanooga, TN to the late Major General Paul Henry Jordan & Ada Graham Jordan. Perry served his country in the Army National Guard for eleven years. He was a graduate of Tennessee Tech and a former teacher at Cedar Grove Elementary. He enjoyed living on his farm where he was a former dairyman and was currently raising beef cattle. He was an avid reader and loved reading Westerns, especially from author: Louis L’Amour. He was a member of Cedar Grove United Methodist Church for many years. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother: Robert H. Jordan, Sr. Perry is survived by his wife of sixty four years: Mrs. Mary Ann Rodgers Jordan, their children: Kelly (Tommy) Cross, James Perry “Jim” (Kathy) Jordan, Jr., all of Chickamauga, GA, Barbara (Terry) Middlebrooks of Ooltewah, TN, sister: Jane Jordan Aytes of Chattanooga, TN, four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am - Thursday – August 15, 2019 graveside at Coulter Cemetery with Mike Howard. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to the LaFayette – Walker County Public Library at 305 South Duke Street – LaFayette, Georgia 30728. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes - LaFayette Chapel. An online guestbook may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com