for Charles W. Jordan, 72, of Boise
and formerly of Orovada, Nev., who died
Saturday, Oct. 5, at a Boise
hospital, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel, Nampa. The Rev. David Roper, pastor of the Cole Community
Church, Boise, will officiate. Interment will follow
in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Jordan was born on May 17, 1913, at Garden Grove, Calif., to
Fred W. and Alice Powell Jordan.
In 1918 he moved with
his family to Nampa where he attended Midway
School and Nampa High School.
He married Ella
Metcalf in 1938 in Caldwell.
He was involved in
trucking for several years. In
1948, he built Jordan Locker Plant on
which he operated for six years.
In 1956, he and his
wife moved to Orovada,
Nev., where he farmed for 25
years, growing alfalfa seed. In
1978, he retired and they moved to
in 1981. He and his
wife loved to travel and were able to travel extensively
throughout the world.
He is survived by his wife of Boise; one son, Charles E. Jordan of Seattle, Wash.;
seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Lee
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mountain
States Tumor Institute,
151 E. Bannock St., Boise,
83702 or flowers may be sent.