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Mary Jordan

November 17, 1942 — January 29, 2022


Mary Jordan, 79, of Paducah, passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital.

Mary was born in Paducah on November 17, 1942 to the late Rulon Dowdy and Jewel Fuller Roberts.  Mary and her husband, Glenn dedicated their lives to running their family businesses, Kentucky Oaks Homes and Fat Moe’s Bar & Grill.  Mary will be remembered as a funny, quick witted, generous, hard-working woman who loved her kids and grandkids dearly.  She was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her two daughters, Tina Martin (Rick) and Kelly Pace (Ronnie) and her son, Brent Jordan (Marcy) all of Paducah; seven grandchildren: Brock Jordan (Lindsey) of Paducah, Chase Martin of Louisville, Luke Jordan, Noah Jordan, Levi Jordan, Jordan Pace, and Drake Jordan of Paducah.  She is also survived by a step-son, Randy Jordan (Melissa) of Rio Rancho, NM; two step-grandchildren, Michael Jordan of Baltimore, MD and Alexis Jordan of Rio Rancho, NM; two step great-grandchildren, Bodie Jordan and Leo Jordan; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Glenn Earl Jordan; four sisters, Dorothy Thompson, Glynda Spears, Barbara Parker-Johnston and Jean Hammerstrom; and a step-grandson, Chris Jordan.

A funeral service for Mary will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Rev. Bill Miller officiating.  Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: McKendree United Methodist Church, 2860 McKendree Church Rd, Kevil, KY 42053.

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Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Maplelawn Park Cemetery

1335 N 13th St, Paducah, KY 42001

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