Ann Lois Jordan

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Ann Lois Jordan, 83, passed away peacefully on March 13, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Ann was born on May 24, 1938 in Dawson, GA to Willie C and Neva Lee James.

A 1956 graduate of Mansfield Senior High, Ann worked at Mansfield Tire & Rubber but her number one priority was being a devoted wife to her husband John, loving mother to Greg and Ursula and a doting grandmother to her five grandchildren.

Ann was a member of Calvary COGIC in Cleveland Ohio where she, along with her husband, were unofficial co-founders of The Follow Up Ministry. When she was unable to travel to Cleveland, Ann would faithfully attend Faith Temple COGIC, where she was an active part of the ministry. For many years she was a member of Greater St. John COGIC where she was a Choir Member and very active in the Women’s Department and was a two time recipient of Woman of the Year; 2001 & 2006.

Ann is preceded in death by her parents Willie C and Neva Lee James; husband of 56 years John S. Jordan; sister, Rosella (King) Jones; brothers in law, John Mayes, Virgil Chancey, Robert Crutchfield, George (Betty) Jordan, William (Jean) Jordan, James Jordan, Bishop Walter E. Jordan Sr. sisters in law, Sharlene (Coyete) Jeter, Gladys (Rudy) Burton and special daughter Marquerieta Love.

Left to cherish her memory, son Superintendent Gregory (Karin) Jordan; daughter Ursula (Chaplain Damon) Butts; grandchildren, Jasmine Jordan, Edward Avery, Gregory John Samuel Jordan, Jonathan Avery Sr., and Jameel Butts; great grandchildren, Nya Metz, Josiah Avery, Lincoln Avery, Jonathan Avery Jr., Juri Butts and Jerzy Avery; sisters, O’Dell Chancey, Supervisor Emeritus Mattie Mayes and Bonnie Crutchfield; sisters in law, Carolyn Ann (Charles) Reed, Co-Pastor Shirley Jordan and Ethelene Jordan and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The Family will receive visitors at 889 Red Oak Trail starting March 17th Thursday- Saturday from the hours of 4pm – 7pm.

Visitation 4:00pm and Home Going Service 5:00pm Sunday March 20, 2022 at The Oasis of Love COGIC 190 Chester Ave. Private Interment at Mansfield Cemetery.

Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE MANSFIELD (formerly Williams Funeral Services). To stream the service, order flowers and to offer condolences to The JORDAN Family, visit

Condolence Messages

  1. Debbie S Jefferson

    Was such a beautiful person everytime we went to Chinese at the mall would see her and her husband may u rest in paradise. Praying for the family

  2. Bonnie and family, please accept my sincere condolences. May God comfort you through this difficult time.

    Mary Jo. Simmons and family

  3. Kim Hairston-Dismuke

    Praying for the Family. Ms. Annie was a wonderful and caring woman. Always had a smile for you.

  4. Elzonia. McCowan

    Condolences to the family, so sorry to hear about your lost.
    Sending prayer for family strength.

    From Elzonia McCowan
    & Family

  5. Robert & LaVerne Westerfield

    My condolences to Greg and Ursula and the family. Your Mother was a very special person to me and the Williams family. Long time neighbors and friends. She truly is a very beautiful, beautiful woman. I’m gonna miss lifting her up. Prayers to you and yours.

  6. I know Sister Ann would agree with me when I say “To God Be The Glory” . Ursula, Mother Mays Bonnie, Pastor Greg, my sincere heartfelt condolences and prayers for you and the family be with you. May Heaven give you the strength to endure this time of bereavement. Rest on Sister Ann.

  7. Charles and Patti Ray

    Our Prayers are with the Family. We Love You!!!

  8. I love you all, and I’m praying for you during this time.

  9. Missionary Lodia Liz Vaughn

    To Ursula, Superintendent Greg, and her entire family, I offer my prayers during this time of transition. She will be greatly missed, she had a heart of gold. I’m thankful that my sister found a special place in her heart, and I know that I did to, that is why I called her Doll Baby, Ann was as cute as a doll and ever so precious to me. Our God shall comfort your hearts

  10. Missionary Lodia Liz Vaughn

    To Ursula, Superintendent Greg, and her entire family, I offer my prayers during this time of transition. She will be greatly missed, she had a heart of gold. I’m thankful that my sister, Margueriette, found a special place in her heart, and I know that I did to, that is why I called her Doll Baby, Ann was as cute as a doll and ever so precious to me. Our God shall comfort your hearts

  11. Elder Brian K. Lewis

    My condolences to the family. May God’s comfort and peace be with you in your time of need. Love you all!!

    • Mr and Mrs Byron Jackson

      Praying for the Jordan family. We love you all. Dea.Byron Jackson and Missionary Clora Jackson

  12. Khalil and Joyce Ali

    Sending you our deepest heartfelt sympathy and prayers. We love you all.

  13. So sorry for your loss. I know how you feel. I just lost the love of my life. I love this lady so much I am praying for you and your family sweetheart.So Rest In Heaven.In The Name Of Jesus Amen.♥️

  14. Jeanette Cameron Hess

    My sincere condolences to the entire family! Mrs. Annie Jordon, with that beautiful smile, great personality. The good news is she is back in the arms of her true love. Praying that gods comfort will get you through a time such as this.

  15. So sorry to hear about the
    Loss of Mother Ann Jordan.
    She was a good woman of God. I saw her lots of times at Cracker Barrell restaraunt..She was loved and will never be forgotton
    .Brenda Feagin and family

  16. Walter and Deb Butts

    A beautiful soul has left us and now she is with the Lord, we will never forget that beautiful smile whenever you saw her and the kindness that she shared with all of us.
    Beautiful woman of God, family we are praying God’s peace and comfort for you all.
    To know her was to love her❤️

  17. Leon and Ann Jefferson

    To Ursula, Pastor Greg and your entire families and to Sister Ann’s extended family, our sincerest condolences for you all at this time; wishing you moments of peace and comfort as you remember someone who was so close to you. Sister Ann was a wonderful, sweet, beautiful lady, and She will live on in your hearts. Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs. We are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts goes out to you at this difficult time.

  18. A kind & loving friend to all, Annie you are surely missed!

  19. Danielle k Parks

    Mama Annie Jordan (Little Bit) is what I affectionately called her to say she will be missed is an understatement she was such a loving person with a great heart and a sweet spirit but don’t under estimate her she was feisty and would check you and put you in you place in her own loving way. Ursula, Superintendent Gregory, Damon, Karen(KJ) and all my babies and their babies I love you all I feel you and I am and always will be here for y’all. She his finally back with daddy John! R.I.H God’s got another Angel fly high my beautiful little bit..

  20. Extending heartfelt condolences and prayers to the entire Jordan family. We will keep you in our prayers and pray that your precious memories will lighten your hearts in the days to come.

    Rosie Jean, Elaine, Burke Jr, Clarence and Carmen

  21. My condolences to Pastor Gregory Jordan and the entire Jordan family . May God’s blessings and strength be with you all.

  22. Pastor Maetine Lastery

    Pastor Jordan & Family, May the peace and comfort of God cover you during this time of transition. Knowing that your Mom soul is resting with the Heavenly Father. My prayers and love is with now and always, Pastor Maetine Lastery (CFC Family)

  23. Mr & Mrs Effie James Jr

    We love the entire family, we hope that the prayers of the saints give you strength through this tough time. Love you Ms. Ann take your rest.

  24. LeAnn Burleigh

    My condolences to you and your family be strong you will see her again remember the good times you had with her and her smiling face love you

  25. David and Kim Parsons

    Mrs Ursula and Mr Damon Butts so sorry for your loss, may you be comforted in your time of grief.

  26. “My prayers go out to the family”, the joy of the Lord is your strength. I pray that God” will give you peace and comfort. I plead the blood of Jesus Christ Over the family God bless you!!

  27. Joyce Jefferson

    My deepest condolences to Greg and Ursula and the entire Family. Mrs Ann Jordan was a beautiful spiritual person. Rest peacefully in Heaven Queen.

  28. Betty Palmer-Harris

    Prayers and condolences to the family of Ann Jordan. Ann was a beautiful sweet lady. She will be missed.

  29. Minister Behavior Bryant & Family

    My condolences to the entire family of Sister Jordan, you’re all in my prayers.

  30. Norman Jones, Dean of Ohio State Mansfield

    Please allow me to express my heartfelt condolences on behalf of The Ohio State University, especially the Mansfield campus. Mrs. Jordan and her husband, John S. Jordan, were strong supporters of students at Ohio State Mansfield and wanted to help more students make the most of higher education opportunities here. Mr. Jordan served as a board member for our campus and established a scholarship for students, which continues to make a difference to this day. My thoughts and prayers are with the friends and family of Mrs. Jordan at this sad time.

  31. Natasha Williams-Nobles

    Natasha Williams- Nobles.

    Elder and First Lady, please know I love you all and my prayers are going forth for you both and your families.

  32. Dr. Lisa Peeples-Nunn

    My deepest condolences to you Pastor Greg and your entire family. We are praying for you.

  33. She was such a sweet person. My love, thoughts and prayer are with the family.

  34. Sister Susie warner

    Giving honor to our Father God I wish to offer my sincere condolences and prayers to the family.

  35. My Condolences to the Family,
    There are places in the heart reserved especially for those most special to us.
    Mother Ann Jordan is one who will be
    remembered today and every day.
    Our Prayer & Love
    Barbara Simms Family

  36. Cynthia Sallee

    My deepest condolences to the entire Jordan Family. You have been and will continue to be in my prayers.

  37. Melvin and Dovie McDowell and family

    Our loss, Heavens gain! Praying for the family.

  38. With Heartfelt Sympathy, So Sorry for Your Loss, Please know that you all are in Our Thoughts And Prayers.
    Love, Willie & Tameka Burtin Jr.

  39. I’m so sorry for the loss of your precious mother. She was a jewel and my friend. My prayers are with the entire family ❤️

  40. Terry and Linda Curtain

    To Pastor Gregory, First Lady Karin Jordan. Ursula and Damon and my niece and nephew, Jasmine and Gregory and the entire family, we send our love and prayers to you all. We praise God for the life of Mother Ann and all that love, faith and care that she shared with those she met. Our lives are richer for what she gave to all of us. Rest Well Mother!!! We love you but God loved you best!!!!!

  41. Anna & Mel Sillmon

    Melvin and Anna Sillmon
    We offer our heart felt condolences and prayers to the Jordan family. Both Ann and John will always be remembered as pillars of Mansfield. They were always willing and able to help anyone. I am grateful to John for getting me into Mansfield Tire and jump starting me into my industrial engineering and business career. I always will remember the pleasant smile of Ann when I use to visit John office at Mansfield Tire.

  42. Fayette Battle

    She will be missed dearly. She was always smiling lovely woman of God.

  43. Sending our love and condolences to yo family. Aunt Annie was and is a treasure. I love her so. Praying for grace, peace, joy and comfort for us all during this time. God bless. Love, Karen Jones and Family.

  44. Dawn Elaine Smith

    Sending my love to the entire Jordan Family. May the joy of the Lord be your strength today & always. Mother Annie was a sweetheart. . . beautiful inside & out. Praying that you be comforted by the Father’s everlasting love, perfect peace & supernatural strength during your time of sorrow. You’re in my thoughts today & in my heart always.❤️

  45. To the family of Ann Lois Jordan,
    You are all in our prayers during this difficult and trying time! Annie was a beautiful person with a beautiful smile. She will be missed by us all. Take care, stay faithful and God will see you through!
    With Love,
    Ruthie Johnson and Family

  46. Cheryl Jefferson


  47. My condolences to the Jordan family. Praying for comfort and strength during this difficult time.

  48. Greg, Ursula and extended family: it is with heart full of love that offer my sincere condolences on the loss of your loved one. Such a beautiful person in and outside. I am praying for comfort and strength to get you through this most difficult trial. I love you, Malinda “Lynn” Black



  50. My condolences to the families. To Greg & Ursula at times likes these you get lost for words, but God will see you all thru. Love & Prayers Valeria Delk & Family

  51. To the family, I am praying for you all. I had the honor of knowing this beautiful on the outside and inside woman of God and she embraced me like I was family. Ursula, I just know you know she is in Heaven with Our God and watching over your family. Lean on God, you know He will carry you through.

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