Jordan, Jr. DUE WEST, S.C. - William (Bill) Kilpatrick Jordan Jr., 95, passed away August 10, 2016, in Due West, SC, where he was a resident of Wylie Care Assisted Living at The Renaissance Retirement Community. Prior to his stay at Wylie he lived in his beloved community of White Oak, SC. He was preceded in death by his wife of seventy years Jean Bohler Jordan. Born in Wrens, Georgia, September 11, 1920, he was the son of the late William Kilpatrick Jordan Sr. and Marjorie Holt Jordan Bill was a 1939 North Georgia Military College graduate and served his country in the US Army during WW II from 1942 until 1946. He was a charter member of the Lyndon Grove ARP Church in Augusta, Georgia where for forty years he served faithfully as a deacon, elder and church treasurer. Upon moving to White Oak, SC in 2001 he became and active member of the White Oak ARP Church where he also served as elder. In 1956 he established Jordan Hardware which served the North Augusta, SC community for over 30 years. He was an active member of Lions International Service Organization and the American Legion for over fifty years. He was also a faithful member of Gideons International. Bill served on the Board of Directors of the United Methodist White Oak Campground located near Harlem, GA for twenty five years. Bill is fondly remembered by many whose lives he touched during his years as a church, community and service organization member, businessman, and patriarch of his beloved family. He is survived by two children, Herbert K. Jordan (Effie) of Due West, SC and Elizabeth Patrick (Harmon) of White Oak, SC; one granddaughter, Reid Patrick Warren (Todd), and great-granddaughter, Avery Jordan Warren. Other surviving family members include a sister, Eugenia Chappell of Mt. Pleasant, SC; brothers, Paxton Jordan (Faye) of Foley, ALA, and Andrew Jordan (Susan) of Memphis, TN. He was predeceased by three siblings, Betty Smith, Hopie McElreath Lee and Susie Turner Jordan. The funeral service will be held Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 3:00 PM at the White Oak ARP Church, White Oak, SC with family friend and pastor Dr. Clyde McCants officiating. The burial will follow in the church cemetery. Following the burial the family will receive family and friends in the church fellowship hall. The family is at the home of Elizabeth and Harmon Patrick, White Oak, SC. Memorials in memory of Mr. Jordan may be made to the White Oak ARP Church (C/O Ivey Matthews, 4874 Patrick Rd., Winnsboro, SC 29180 ) the Lions Club of Winnsboro, (C/O Winnsboro Lions Club, P.O. Box 645, Winnsboro, SC 29180) Gideons International or the
. The family wishes to express it's appreciation to the staff of The Renaissance Retirement Community for it's loving care of Bill while he resided at Wylie Care Assisted Living in Due West. The family would also like to thank Dr. Harmon Patrick and the staff of Fairfield Medical Associates, and Dr. Steve Barnett for their attentive care over the years. Pope Funeral Home of Winnsboro and Harris Funeral Home of Abbeville are assisting the Jordan/Patrick family. Pope Funeral Home is assisting the Jordan family. Online condolences can be sent to the Jordan family at www.popefuneralhomesc.com.
Pope Funeral Home
521 S. Congress St.
Winnsboro, SC 29180
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Aug. 13, 2016