Obituaries << Back to Obituaries

 

Willie Augusta Jordan

Birth Date: December 9, 1911
Death Date: July 14, 2004

Our beloved mother was born December 9, 1911, in Bienville Parish, LA to the late Rev. Dan and Elizabeth Jackson Wedlaw. She went to be with the Lord on July 14, 2004 in Sacramento, CA. She was the youngest of 11 children, all of whom preceded her in death. She attended the University of Langston, OK and received a teaching credential. She taught 10 years in the elementary schools of Creek County, OK. She married Cleon William Jordan on June 3, 1936 and he preceded her in death on January 15, 1990. Three children were born to this union, Cleon Jordan, Jr. (wife Bessie), Michael Jordan, and Irene Johnson (husband Jimmie). She and her husband moved to California in 1945 and settled in Sacramento. They joined Union Baptist Church and later united with Allen Chapel A.ME. Church. She served many years as a Sunday School and Missionary Society teacher. She worked 22 years for the Federal Government and retired in 1973. She was a very caring and loving person and will always be remembered for her warm smile and generosity. The family invites you to attend a visitation on Thursday, July 22, from 4:00 to 8:00pm at Sunset Lawn Chapel of the Chimes, 4701 Marysville Blvd., Sacto, CA. A homegoing celebration will be held Friday, July 23, at 11:00am at Greater Grace Worship Center, 5550 Sky Pkwy, Sacramento, CA 95823.

Service
July 23, 2004
11:00 am
Sacramento
711 T St. Sacramento, 95814
Get Directions
Visitation
July 22, 2004
4:00 am
- 8:00 am
Sacramento: Sunset Lawn Chapel of the Chimes
4701 Marysville Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95838
Get Directions
Add Entry

Add Entry to Guest Book

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Upload

Upload Photo or Video

  • Choose Media to upload from your computer
  • OR Add a link to online media (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.).