David Buford Jordan
January 13, 1935 – October 9, 2021
Graveside funeral services for David Buford Jordan, 86, of Cairo, GA, are at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 13, 2021, in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, GA. Rev. Eric Mitchell will officiate. Military Honors will be presented. Mr. Jordan passed away at Camellia Gardens of Life Care in Thomasville, GA, on Saturday, October 9, 2021.
Mr. Jordan was born on January 13, 1935, in Cairo, GA, to the late George Hamilton Jordan and Callie Welch Jordan. He served his country in the United States Air Force as a medic and master sergeant. He served for over 23 years. On April 20, 1956, he married Alma Faye Jordan, who preceded him in death on May 24, 2005. They were married for 49 years. He retired as the owner of Jordan Whirlpool Baths. He was a member of the American Legion and El Bethel Baptist Church in Whigham. David was an avid fisherman that loved to tell all his fishing stories and adventures.
Survivors include: his children, Karen Jordan Davis (Mickey) of Cairo, GA, Michael Hamilton Jordan of Cairo, GA; grandchildren, Jordan Rose DuBose (David) of Cairo, GA, Hamilton Richard Carver (Alex) of Cairo, GA, David Lee Jordan of Thomasville, GA, Jacob Cole Jordan of Thomasville, GA; and a great-grandson, Mason Lee DuBose of Cairo, GA.
He was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife; his daughter, Carla Frances Jordan; and three sisters, Frances Brock, Dorothy Godwin and Kathryn Thomaston.
The family will receive friends at the home of Karen and Mickey Davis immediately following the funeral service.