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Everett Hope Jordan Jr.

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Everett Hope Jordan Jr. Obituary
POQUOSON - Everett Hope Jordan Jr., age 62, went to his heavenly home on Sunday, February 4, 2018. After a courageous battle with an illness, Everett passed away unexpectedly, but with his loved ones by his side. His devotion to his family and his firm belief in God supported him in his labors and ultimately gave him peace. Everett, a native and lifelong resident of Poquoson, was born on September 19, 1955 to the late Everett H. Jordan, Sr. and Betty Ann Jordan. He was a 1973 graduate of Poquoson High School, and a proud 1977 graduate of The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding. Throughout his distinguished career at the shipyard, he received a Master of Education from George Washington University and served as the Director of the Apprentice School for over seven years. He retired as a Master Shipbuilder in September of 2017 after 44 years. Everett was blessed with a large and loving family. He married his best friend and love of his life, Cynthia, on February 12, 1977. From the very beginning, he dedicated his two sons to God and encouraged them to pursue their life's passions. Everett deeply enjoyed watching his son Jeremy, coach basketball, and fishing in the Chesapeake Bay with his son, Joshua. His biggest joy was spending time with his grandchildren, Charlotte and Hayden. Everett was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Cynthia Page Jordan; son, Jeremy P. Jordan and his wife Rosanna and two grandchildren, Charlotte and Hayden; son, Joshua P. Jordan and his wife Courtney; sister, Martha Jordan McDaniel and her husband Danny; sister, Ann Hope Hallinger; father-in-law, Estrich "Junie" Page; brother-in-law, Danny Page and his wife Debbie; numerous nieces, nephews, and friends; and his faithful canine companion, Gretchen. The family will greet friends from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm on Wednesday, February 7, at Northside Christian Church, 1300 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Yorktown. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, February 8, at Northside Christian Church. Burial to follow at Parklawn Memorial Park, Hampton. Memorial contributions may be made to the Amyloidosis Foundation, or to the . Online condolences to claytorrollins.com . Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Daily Press on Feb. 6, 2018
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