Eafrus Eugene Jordan

Thursday, December 10, 2020
Eafrus Eugene Jordan

Eafrus Eugene Jordan, 80, of Jonesboro, Ark., passed from this life Saturday, December 5, 2020 at his home. He was born January 8, 1940, in Piggott, Ark., to the late William and Lillie Jordan.

Eafrus had lived in the Jonesboro area for the past 20 years. He enjoyed woodworking and gardening flowers. Eafrus served our great country in the United States Army for four years.

In addition to his parents, Eafrus is preceded in death by a sister, Florence Eason; and a brother, Joel Dean Jordan.

Survivors include his wife, Violet Jordan of the home; son, William (Rachelle) Jordan of Jonesboro; daughters, Linda (William) Peeler of Bono, Ark., Alice (Roger) Whitaker of Jonesboro, Sandra (Kenny) Hayes of Walnut Ridge, Ark. and Cynthia Jordan of Jonesboro; brother, Gary (Loraine) Jordan of London, England; sisters, Alice (Don) Garner of Piggott, Gail Waggoner of Piggott and Sharon (Roger) Eason; grandchildren, Cheyenne Morgan, Mickey Mullins, Leland Mullins, Scotty Cook and Leighann Cook as well as six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday Dec. 12, at Emerson Funeral Home in Jonesboro.

Funeral service will immediately follow the visitation at 10:30 a.m. with Roger Eason officiating. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Jonesboro. Those honored to serve as pallbearers include Scotty Cook, Logan Cook, Terry Cook, William Peeler, Chris Morgan and Mickey Mullins. Honorary pallbearers include Roger Whitaker, Paul Mitts and Leland Mullins.

Those who wish may sign the online guestbook at www.emersonfuneralhome.com