Mr. James Monroe Jordan

James Monroe Jordan, age 60, of Sulligent, Alabama, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2009 in the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo,, MS.

Visitation, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m., Saturday, November 14, 2009, at Chandler Funeral Home, Vernon, AL.  Funeral service, 1:30 p.m., Sunday, November 15, 2009, at Chandler Funeral Home, Vernon, AL.  Charles Bellew and Carlos Dean officiating. Burial in Friendship South Cemetery, between Sulligent and Vernon, AL.

James was born January 16, 1949 in Lamar County, AL. to Audine Morrow Jordan and the late Harold Bernard Jordan. He was a Heavy Equipment Operator.  He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army and served in Viet Nam.  James enjoyed hunting and fishing.  He was a lifetime member of Friendship South Baptist Church and a member of the American Legion.

He is survived by his mother, Audine Morrow Jordan, Sulligent, AL.; 1 brother, Harold (Donna) Jordan, Sulligent, AL.; 1 son, Michael Jordan, Villa Rica, GA.; 1 daughter, Ashley Guthrie, Villa Rica, GA.; 2 grandchildren, Jordan, Villa Rica, GA., and Camden Guthrie, Villa Rica, GA.; and many other friends and relatives.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Bernard Jordan.

Personal Note:  Thanks to Chandler Funeral Home of Vernon, AL. for sending this obituary.  James Jordan was my second cousin but he and his brother have been more like first cousins due to the closeness of our ages. (Judy Webb Mays)

Chandler Funeral Home, P.O. Box 310, Hwy. 18 W., Vernon, AL. 35592 - 205-695-7628 / Fax 205- 695-1803.

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