Frederick Thomas Jordan Jr.
1946 - 2020
Frederick Thomas Jordon Jr.

Frederick "Smokey" Thomas Jordon Jr., 74, passed away on September 3, 2020, after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. Smokey was born in Albemarle County, Virginia, on May 2, 1946. He lived all his life in Orange County and Charlottesville, Virginia. He was predeceased by his beloved daughter, Deborah Jordan Curry Norman, and her mother, Sharon Sedberry Jordan.

Smokey graduated from Orange County High School in 1964, where he was an outstanding athlete. He attended Virginia Tech on a full football scholarship before serving in Vietnam with the United States Army. He was awarded the Bronze Star. He worked as a manager in the financial field. He continued his love of athletics by exercising and working out several times a week. He was a runner participating in over 35 marathons, an avid UVA fan, an award-winning chili chef, and a loyal friend.

He is survived by his grandson, Michael Edward Curry Jr. and his wife, Melody, of Prince Frederick, Maryland. Also surviving are his former son-in-law, Michael Curry Sr. and his wife, Susan, and his son-in-law, Keith Norman.

A graveside service will be at Graham Cemetery, Orange, Virginia, on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at 1 p.m., weather permitting. Masks and social distancing are required.

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Published by Daily Progress on Nov. 22, 2020.
Graveside service
Graham Cemetery
, Orange, Virginia
Funeral services provided by:
Teague Funeral Home
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I was sorry to hear of Smoke´s passing. May the Lord welcome him into his loving hands !
Donna Jordan
November 29, 2020
Smokey... rest in peace my dear friend. I miss you already. We will meet again one day.
Tammy R Chisholm
November 25, 2020
My thoughts and prayers with the family! He´s smiling big to be reunited with Deb!! God bless
Michael Barbour
November 25, 2020
He was great person he gonna be miss
Deacon James Booker
November 23, 2020
a loved one
November 23, 2020