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David E. Jordan

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April 12, 1922 — Feb. 13, 2020

David Earl Jordan, 97, of Middlesex, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson. Jonathan Gaiser will officiate.

The family will receive friends Monday evening from 5-7 at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson.

He leaves behind to celebrate a life well-lived his daughter, Brenda Gaiser, and husband Peter; son, Michael Jordan, and wife Pat; grandchildren, Jonathan Gaiser and wife Danielle, Chrissy Ray and husband Eric, Amy Cressionnie and husband Jason; great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Cressionnie and Luke Ray; sister, Marie Owens, and husband Cecil; numerous nieces and nephews and scores of friends including his dear friend and neighbor, Crystal Joyner.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to a charity of your choice or to one of David’s which include, Sudan Shriners Hospital, 403 E. Front St., New Bern, North Carolina 28560; St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee; or Doctors Without Borders, P.O. Box 5030, Hagerstown, Maryland 21741.

Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.