Betty Ruth (Jordan) Boucher(1924 - 2011)

Betty Ruth Jordan Boucher

Columbia, MS

Betty Ruth Jordan Boucher, 87, of Columbia, MS, died Friday, December 9, 2011 at Autumn Grove Cottage in Humble, Texas. Funeral services will be held at Colonial Funeral Home in Columbia, MS on Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. with John Harper officiating. Burial will in Woodlawn Cemetery in Columbia, MS.

Visitation will be on Monday, December 12, 2011 from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday, December 31, 2011 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Colonial Funeral Home in Columbia, MS.

Mrs. Boucher was born May 14, 1924 to John Thomas Jordan and Burissa Pope Jordan of Columbia, MS. She was a graduate of Columbia High School, a retiree of Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association and a member of First United Methodist Church of Columbia, MS. She enjoyed a long marriage to her husband, Joe Powell Boucher.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother, her sisters, Pearl Jordan Hartfield, Nellie Jordan, Rachel Jordan Shivers, her brothers, Earl Jordan, Lamar Jordan, Burt Jordan, Thad Jordan and her husband, Joe Boucher.

She is survived by her sister, Grace Jordan Patterson of Lafayette, LA and a host of nieces and nephews.

A memorial has been created for Betty Boucher through the . Family and friends may make donations in her memory to search for prevention and a cure to Alzheimer's at the following link

Funeral Home

Colonial Funeral Home
323 2nd Street Columbia, MS 39429
(601) 736-5361

Published in the Hattiesburg American on Dec. 13, 2011