HENRY ALVIS JORDAN MT. STERLING
Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 10, 2020
HENRY ALVIS JORDAN
Henry Alvis Jordan of Mt. Sterling died Monday, June 1st, 2020, at the age of 83. Born to Wilfred David and Gladys Thrash Jordan of Lisman on September 19th, 1936.
He is survived by his wife,Thelma Powell Jordan; one son Dave (Becky) Jordan of Brewton; three grandchildren, Matthew (Melanie) Jordan of Brewton, Jillian Jordan (Paul) Evans of Montgomery, Ala., and Coale (Alecia) Jordan of New Orleans, La.; many beloved nieces and nephews.
Alvis graduated from Choctaw County Highschool in 1954 and from University of Southern Mississippi in 1958 with his Bachelor of Science Degree. He built several businesses in his career and worked as a commercial truck driver.
Faith, family and worship were the basis of who he was and how he lived. His love has left an imprint on the hearts of many who loved him, including his many treasured Mt. Sterling friends. He was a loyal member, deacon and song leader at Mt. Sterling Baptist Church for many years. He loved God, his family and his church. God blessed him with a beautiful tenor voice which he faithfully used to glorify God.
Pallbearers are Matt Jordan, Coale Jordan, Paul Evans, James Powell, Howard Powell, Dell Powell and Mitchell Powell.