HAUGHTON – Services for Bill “Preacher” Jordan, Sr. will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at Central Assembly Of God, Haughton, LA. Officiating will be Rev. Andy Harris, pastor of Central Assembly of God. Assisting will be Rev. Douglas Fullenwider, Rev. Scott Ethridge and Rev. Ron Carroll. Interment will follow at Forest Park West Cemetery, Shreveport, LA. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at Central Assembly of God Church, 700 Hwy 80, Haughton, LA.
Bill was born November 8, 1927 in Provencal, LA to Robert Harrel and Josephine Roblo Jordan and died November 10, 2013 in Shreveport, LA. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired as an Assistant Chief with the Shreveport Fire Department after 36 years of service.
He is preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and three sisters.
Bill is survived by his wife of 64 years, Dorothy Jordan of Haughton, LA; sons, Ronnie Jordan, Sr. and wife Cindy of Haughton, LA, Billy Jordan, Jr. and wife Rhonda of Bossier City, LA and brother, Arthur Ray Jordan of Dallas, TX. He is also survived by grandchildren, Ronnie Jordan, Jr. and wife Kathy, Jason Jordan and wife Susan, Billy Jordan III and wife Rachael; seven great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Honoring him as pallbearers will be Ronnie Jordan, Jr., Jason Jordan, Billy Jordan III, Austin Jordan, Peyton Jordan, Jimmie Blackmon III and Randy Jordan. Honorary pallbearers will be Dallas W. Greene, Jr., Charles Sattler, Travis Holtzclaw, John Young, Mike Brannon and Gaines Carr.
The family of Mr. Jordan would like to thank the staff of Grace Home and Willis-Knighton Hospice.