Emelda W. Jordan, age 80, entered peacefully into eternal rest on Friday, November 5, 2021, at her residence. She was a native of Edgard, LA and a resident of Avondale, LA. Emelda was a graduate of Lincoln High School and a retired Landmark Hotel Housekeeper. Beloved wife of the late David Jordan, Jr. Loving mother of Michael A. Jordan. Daughter of the late Lawrence White and Lillian Kirk. Sister of Lawrence Williams, Carolyn White, Varlinest Williams, Alma Williams, and the late Rennal White, Connell White, Glendell White, and Gloria Douglass. Emelda is also survived by 5 grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers, and members of Austerlitz Street Baptist Church, Greater Mt. Nebo Baptist Church and all neighboring churches are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Austerlitz Street Baptist Church, 819 Austerlitz Street New Orleans, LA on Saturday, November 13, 2021, at 10:00a.m. Pastor Sherman Washington, officiating Visitation will begin at 9:00a.m. until service time at the church. Interment: Restlawn Park Cemetery-Avondale, LA Arrangements by Davis Mortuary Service 230 Monroe St. Gretna, LA To view and sign the guestbook, please go to www.davismortuaryservice.com.
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