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Roberta-Rae Nelson Jordan

October 30, 1941 — April 20, 2024


Roberta-Rae Nelson Jordan, 82, of Asheboro, went into eternity on Saturday, April 20, 2024, at Alpine Health and Rehab in Asheboro.  The daughter of Robert and Minnie Nelson, she was born October 30, 1941 in Lincoln, NE.  She was a retired hair dresser and was of the Wesleyan faith.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 50 years, E. David Jordan, son, Robert “Op” Jordan, and sisters, Illa-Dean Ward, and Theresa Louise Adams.

She is survived by her son, David L. Jordan, and wife, Lesia of Asheboro.  Grandsons, Richard L. and wife Erin of Greensboro, and Rev. Daniel A. and wife Rebecca of Asheboro and great-grandchildren, Vivian, Cecelia, Leland, Ledgy, and Emrys.  Also by brothers, Raymond Nelson and wife Iris of Pahrump, NV, James Nelson and wife Bonnie of Homer, AK, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at Randolph Memorial Park in Asheboro on Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 11:00 am, with Rev. Mark Wilburn officiating, assisted by Rev. Stephen Barnes and Rev. Daniel Jordan.  Family will receive friends at the family home and after the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the NC Chapter of the ALS Association, 4 Blount St., Suite 200, Raleigh, NC 27601.

The family would like to thank everyone at Alpine Health and Rehab in Asheboro for their care and attention to Roberta while she was there.

Pugh Funeral Home in Asheboro is serving the Jordan family.

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