Martha Jordan

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

ANNA, Ill. — Martha J. Jordan, 95, of Anna died Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009, at Union County Hospital.

She was born Nov. 7, 1913, in Elco, Ill., daughter of Thomas and Lura Thompson Brim. She married Dariel A. "Brad" Jordan.

Jordan was a member of Elco Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband; a son, Paul "Ronnie" Lingle of Whittington, Ill.; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a son, a daughter, a grandson, four sisters and five brothers.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Bryant Harris officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery near Dongola, Ill.