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Allie Belle Lee Jordan

July 12, 1918 ~ July 3, 2016

Allie Belle Lee Jordan, 97, of Lake Charles, died Sunday July 3, 2016 at a Lake Charles Hospice Facility following a brief illness.

 

Mrs. Jordan was a native of Vinton and a 1934 graduate of Vinton High School. Following her high school graduation, she attended Vincent College in Lake Charles, where she graduated from in 1938.

 

Professionally, Mrs. Jordan worked as a bookkeeper for TransUnion Gas, as owner and manager of Red Arrow Campground in Romayor, TX and finally as owner and manager of Woodsey Hollow Campground in Good Rich, TX. She retired at age 91 when she sold the campground in 2009. She also did a lot of volunteer services at Brenham State School, the Texas Association of Campground Owners, the Cleveland Chamber of Commerce, and the American Businesswomen’s Association. She was a Christian by faith who enjoyed reading her bible and watching programs on television.

 

Preceding Mrs. Jordan in death are her parents, Oscar and Tazier Granger Lee; her beloved husband, Virgil Thomas Jordan (a native of Carthage, Arkansas); children, David Eric Jordan and Kathryn Jordan; siblings, Annie Sandifer, Trudy Morrow and Joseph Oscar Lee. She leaves to cherish her memories, a sister, Joy Nell Bell of LeBlanc, LA and numerous nieces, nephews cousins and extended family.

 

Funeral Services will be at 12:00 PM on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Rocky Istre will officiate. Burial will be alongside of her family at the Lee Cemetery near Starks. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM and continue on Thursday from 10:00 AM until the start of the service.

 

The family would like to extend a special word of thanks to the nurses and staff of Harbor Hospice and Brookdale Assisted Living for the care and compassion they received.

 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Brenham State School, 4001 Highway 365, Brenham, TX 77833-9610.

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  1. Please except my sincere condolences of your families loss of Mrs. Allie Belle Lee Jordan. May the promise found in God's word at John 5:28,29 bring you comfort and peace during this difficult time of grief.

  2. JORDAN Family, Please accept my sincere sympathy and deepest condolences to your family. Life brings smiles, tears and memories. Someday the tears will dry, and the smiles will fade, but the memories will live on forever. Death is truly an enemy just as the Bible says ~1Corinthians 15:26 especially when it is a loved one, but we do have hope of seeing them again in the resurrection that Jesus promised at John 5:28,29. Meanwhile, May the God of comfort help you doing this difficult time.

  3. My deepest condolences to the family. God is our strength and comfort. He cares for you. (Psalm 55:22)

  4. My condolences to the family of Mrs Jordan. May you find comfort in God's promises at Revelation 21:3,4 and John 5:28,29

  5. Sincere Sympathy From The East Texas Tourism Association under the leadership of the late Howard Rosser. We are sorry to hear about Belle. Her dedication to ETTA is fondly remembered. Her husband the late Virgil Jordan is also greatly missed. Kathy Rosser


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