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 snodgrassfuneral.com and selecting the obituary. Snodgrass Funeral Home is assisting the family with these arrangements.