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Marie Jordan

Friday, March 21, 2003

FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. - M. Marie Jordan, 92, died March 19, 2003, at the Rosewood Care Center in Swansea.

Born Feb. 26, 1911, in Sikeston, daughter of the late William Oscar and Anna F. Cobb Ellis, she was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Senior Citizens, and VFW Post 8677 Ladies Auxiliary in Fairview Heights, AARP and Occidental Chapter 185 Order of the Eastern Star.

She was first married to William Harold Vinson who preceded her in death. She married Lindsay "Pop" Jordan, who also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one stepdaughter, Leslie Acosta of Caseyville; one brother, William J.S. Ellis of Sun City West, Ariz.; one nephew, Donald K. Ellis of Phoenix, Ariz.; and two nieces, Judy Barnes of Grand Rapids, Mich, and Marilyn Ellis of Swansea.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. Saturday until service time at 11 a.m. at the Christ United Methodist Church. The Revs. Shane Bishop and Ralph Phillippe will officiate.

Private burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery in Sikeston.

Kurrus Funeral Home of Belleville is in charge of arrangements.