Winston Delano Jordan

Monday, January 1, 1945 - Saturday, February 27, 2021

Loved his Family

Photo of Winston Delano Jordan  - 1945-2021

Clyde / Robbinsville - Winston Delano Jordan, age 76, passed away during the peaceful morning hours of Saturday, February 27, 2021.

Winston was born January 1, 1945 in Graham County, North Carolina. He was the son of the late Thomas Arnold Jordan and the late Geneva Sawyer Jordan.  Mr. Jordan honorably served his country as a United States Army Veteran being stationed in Korea. Winston often enjoyed being outdoors among the mountains and camping at Lake Santeetlah in Graham County.  He was an avid sports fan and he spent many hours watching football and auto races.  Winston loved his family deeply and he treasured the special times which they had all shared together. He was blessed with a wonderful and uplifting personality and his funny stories always brought joy and laughter to those around him. Winston’s memory will be cherished forever by those he loved and those who knew him.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Maxine Kimberly, Bobby Fae Hartin, Marvin “Chick” Jordan, Richard Jordan, and Eddie “Mutt” Jordan.

Surviving are his sisters and brothers, Jo Ellen Lee of California, Emogene Cook of California, Anita Lowery of Robbinsville, Denny Jordan of Clyde and Patricia Rose of Waynesville, 27 nieces and nephews, and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

 The family wishes to extend their deepest gratitude to a niece, Deana Jordan for the special love and care she gave to Winston.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, March 4, 2021 at Old Mother Cemetery located at Old Mother Church Road in Robbinsville, NC 28771.  Reverend Jack Millsaps will be officiating.  The family will be receiving friends at Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Canton from 6:00 until 8:00 pm Wednesday, March 3, 2021.

Memorials may be made in Mr. Jordan’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 1901 Brunswick Ave. #100, Charlotte, NC 28207 or ABCCM Veteran Restoration Program, 20 20th Street, Asheville NC 28801.  

Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Jordan family.

Condolences from family and friends

My prayers are with you all.
April Millsaps Sands
Denny, Judy and family, I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers. God bless and keep you.
Deborah Bayliss
My thoughts and prayers are with each of you today and in the days to come.
Nancy Almond
The passing of Winston brings back many childhood memories. We loose contact with many childhood friends that we grew up with. I express my sympathty to the family and may GOD shed his grace on each of you.
Carroll Almond
I remember Winston, and the Jordan family as a young boy living on the Moose Branch there in Robbinsville. May the Lord comfort each one of you at this time, and my sincere condolences to the Jordan family.
Michael Waldroup
Prayers for all the Family
Gregg & Robyn Prince