Dan Edward Jordan, age 73 years, a resident of Arbyrd, Missouri and a former resident of Belknap, passed away Friday afternoon, March 27, 2015, at 1:14 PM at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Dan was born February 14, 1942 in Johnson County Illinois. He was the son of Bill Jordan and Eva (Vaughn) Jordan.
Survivors include: 3 daughters – Kimberly Leonard and Sherry Greer both of the Boaz community & Brucelyn Jordan of Metropolis; a son – Danny Jordan of Belknap; 9 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 3 brothers – Thomas McCracken and Wilbur McCracken both of Arkansas & Floyd Jordan of Colorado; a sister – Alice Faye McCracken of Missouri; and a cousin – C.D. Soper.
Dan was preceded in death by: his parents – Bill Jordan and Eva Jordan McCracken; 3 sisters – Helen, Anna Belle and Edith Jordan; 4 brothers – Joe Jordan and Albert, Marvin & Charles McCracken
Dan was employed as a construction laborer. In his youth, he worked at the charcoal kilns near Belknap. In his spare time, Dan enjoyed coon hunting.
A Graveside Service will be conducted Monday morning, March 30, 2015, at 10 AM at the Belknap Masonic Cemetery. Pastor Kenneth Capps will officiate. Those attending the service are asked to gather at the cemetery at 9:30 AM Monday.
Memorials are suggested to the family to assist with expenses.