Walter "Wally" Baker Jordan of Raeford passed away Saturday, December 24, 2017 at his home at the age 58.
He was born April 15, 1959 in Cumberland County. He is preceded in death by his father Dr. Riley M. Jordan. He graduated from Wake Forest University with a bachelor's degree. His hobbies included golfing and reading. He was an avid sports fan. He was easygoing and had a very dry sense of humor. His career was spent in the food industry, in the cities of Raeford, Rocky Mount, and Richmond, Virginia.
He is survived by his mother Faye Baker Jordan of Raeford; three brothers, Mike Jordan and his wife Beth of Georgetown, South Carolina, Bob Jordan and his wife Amy of Cary, and John Jordan and his wife Polly of Raeford; three sisters, Beth Foster and her husband Bill of Ann Arbor, Michigan, Kim Williamson and her husband Don of Lumberton, and Suzanne McGougan and her husband Joe of Conway, South Carolina; a very special aunt, Phyllis B. McNeill of Raeford; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held 11:30 a.m. Friday, December 29, 2017 at Raeford Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Dr. Steven Fitzgerald and Wally's brother-in-law, the Rev. Bill Foster, officiating. A private graveside service will held at the Raeford Cemetery with the Rev. Tom Lee officiating.
The family will receive friends after the service in the John C. Ropp Fellowship Hall At Raeford Presbyterian Church.
Memorials may be made to Raeford Presbyterian Church, Building Fund 128 West Edinborough Ave. Raeford, and Raeford Baptist Church, Organ Fund 333 North Main Street, Raeford, NC 28376.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com