Jordan Bonner Jr. departed this life on Friday, August 24, 2018, surrounded by his family and caregivers. Jordan was a member of Marquette Park United Methodist Church, where Jordan was an active member and served on the Finance Committee and Trustee Board. He also served as a Boy Scout Troupe Leader for Troupe 109. Jordan was a graduate of Jackson State University where he graduated with a B.S. Degree in Education and he received his Master's Degree in Education from Indiana University, he taught at Edison School for over 30 years. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of nearly 54 years, Rose; daughters Jennifer Lynn Bonner and Marcia Le'Tise (Eric) Longmire; 6 grandchildren Rozivito (Rozanna) Hoskins; JaBari Hoskins, Rojee' Hoskins and Gerrod Longmire, Erica Longmire and Mikayla Longmire; 2 great-grandchildren Calavitio and Collin Hoskins; 2 sisters Daisy (John) Holliday-Purnell and Georgia (James) Sims and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation Friday August 31, 2018 from 9-11:00 a.m. Family hour 10-11:00 a.m. with funeral service immediately following at 11:00 a.m. all services at Marquette Park United Methodist Church. 215 Grand Blvd. Pastor Luwanna Scott officiating. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.
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Published in Post-Tribune on Aug. 29, 2018.