Charles "Butch" Jordan


Charles "Butch" Jordan

Charles “Butch” Jordan age 74 of Charleston, WV passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019.  He was born February 26, 1944 in Charleston, WV to the late Armstead Jordan and Esther Lee Hairston.

Butch Jordan graduated from Charleston High School in 1962.  He served his country proudly in the US Army as a Sharpshooter and receiving a Purple Heart Medal during the Vietnam War.  After returning home from Vietnam he became a Deputy Sheriff for the Kanawha County Sheriff Department.  He later went on to be a Marketing Executive.

He was a loving father to his daughters Yvette Denise (Daniel), Esther Renee (Christopher), Danielle Elizabeth (Teddy) and Ashley Nicole.  Cherished grandfather to Teddy III, Nerissa, Arielle and Joshua.

Charles “Butch” Jordan prided himself in his appearance and is well known for his keen fashion sense.   He enjoyed being the center of attention, spending time with family and friends and LOVED playing bingo and poker!

He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.

He is survived by his daughters, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews, as well as loving cousins and cherished friends.

A Service to Honor the Life of Butch will be held on Monday, February 11, 2019 at 12:00 pm at First Baptist Church, 432 Shrewsbury Street, Charleston WV. Family and Friends may visit at the church one hour prior to the service.  He will be buried in Donel C Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery with a repass to follow at First Baptist Church.  Pastor Paul Dunn will officiate the ceremony.  All are welcome to attend and celebrate Charles “Butch” Jordan’s life.

Memories of Butch may be shared by visiting and selecting the obituary. Snodgrass Funeral Home is assisting the family with these arrangements.

17 replies
  1. Naima Jaaber and Family says:

    To the family of Charles “Butch” Jordan.

    My Prayers and Duas are for you in your time of uneasiness. May God grant you peace in your heart.

  2. Margie Green says:

    I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers and prayers are with you.
    Love you much,
    Godmother Margie

  3. Adrienne Burnett Harris says:

    To my beautiful cousin Ashley I am so sorry for your loss. We send our love and prayers. Uncle Butch will be dearly missed. We love you.

    Adrienne & Alexus

  4. Adrienne Burnett Harris says:

    To my beautiful cousin Ashley,

    We are so sorry for your loss. Uncle Butch will be dearly missed. We send you our love and prayers. We love you.

    Adrienne & Alexus

  5. Irene Burks says:

    To Ashley
    Tremaine, Taja and Aunt Irene sends out love to you and the rest of your father’s family. I’m sure you will miss him dearly. Butch is sleeping until the day he will be awakened John 5: 28 and 29. REVELATION 21:1-5. assures us. Our prayers are with you.
    Much love

  6. Rita Jones says:

    To my niece Ashley NeCole,
    May our deepest sympathies bring you comfort and may our prayers ease the pain of the passing of your father.
    We love you and will be with you every step of the way doing this time of sorrow.
    Love Uncle Tom and Aunt Rita

  7. Linda Hairston says:

    To Denise, Renee, Daniell and Ashley

    Your father loved each of you. He will forever be reflected in each of your beautiful faces. I am truly sorry for all of your losses. I love you all.

    Aunt Sparky

  8. Lorena Peete says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. I remember your father had a wonderful sense of humor. He will be missed. You and your family are in my prayers.

  9. Bob & Dee Revels says:

    We heard about the passing of your loved one; We hope you can take some comfort in knowing that he was a good person, and he will be sorely missed.”

  10. Sparkle Carlton says:

    My deepest condolences to my cousins and my family. I am so sorry for our loss. He was a very good man and he will be deeply missed. You and your family are in my prayers.

  11. Kenneth Coving ton Jr says:

    My condolences to the family and friends. Uncle Butch was a good man who treated me well and taught me a lot about life also to roll with the punches he will be deeply missed and always loved. RIP Uncle Butch I know you are in a better place your nephew.

  12. Linda Hairston says:

    To Denise, Renee, Danielle and Ashley,

    I am sorry for your loss. His memory will live on forever in each of your beautiful faces. I’m sorry I can not be with you and for him, but my thoughts are filled with hope and love for each of you.

  13. Sheila A Mosley says:

    Lord, Please wrap your arms around Ashley who is hurting, and let her feel how much you’re Love and care is for her in her time and need. This blessing I’m asking in the Son Lord Jesus Name Amen
    But those who wait for the Lord will renew their strength.
    They will mount up with wings like eagles.
    They will run and not be weary.
    They will walk and not faint. Isaiah 40:31
    I’m thinking of you (Ashley) during this time. Please accept my deepest empathy. May God ease this painful period for you, and allow yourself to lean on the Lord for strength and comfort in this time.
    Much Love
    Sheila & Crystal

  14. Mayor Dorothy Wilson says:

    Mayor Dorothy (Dottie) Wilson
    I’m so sorry for the loss of My Special Friend and your Love One.
    May God Bless and Keep your Family at this time of Sorry.


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  • Monday, February 11
  • 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Funeral Service

  • Monday, February 11
  • 12:00 Noon