MaeBelle Jordan, 85, lifelong resident of Shawnee, Oklahoma passed away, Friday, August 30, 2019 in Shawnee.
She was born June 14, 1934 one of 9 siblings to Oscar and Reba (Rust) Dodd in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Her father died at an early age which left the older siblings to help care for the younger ones.
MaeBelle was raised in Shawnee and attended Shawnee Public Schools.
She married George “Alan” Jordan on April 7, 1956 in Seminole, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death on February 15, 2014.
MaeBelle worked at W.R. Jones and Maiden Voyage. She enjoyed visiting and sharing time with family and friends. MaeBelle especially enjoyed hosting family gatherings and always had extra gifts under the tree at Christmas in case extra family or friends showed up, and was known for her chocolate sheet cake. Her family and faith was the greatest passion in her life.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, George “Alan” Jordan; son, Donald Alan Jordan; her parents, Oscar and Reba Dodd; 3 brothers, Raymond, John and Rowland Dodd; and 2 sisters, Jewel Hale and Thelma Parson.
Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Pamela Powers of South Rock Creek; 2 sons and 1 daughter-in-law, Jack and Janet Jordan of Broken Arrow, OK and Tom Jordan of Pink, OK; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; 2 sisters and 1 brother-in-law, Lillian Turner of Shawnee, OK and Wilma and Burney White of South Rock Creek; 1 brother and 1 sister-in-law, Solan and Pat Dodd of Shawnee, OK; and many loving friends and extended family.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 4, 2019 and continue through service time. Family gathering to greet friends and family will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 4, 209 at Cooper Funeral Home. Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 5, 2019 at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Mark Guinn, Loving Love Christian Center officiating. Burial will follow at Tecumseh Cemetery under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.
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