Barbara Ann Jorden, 69, of Arbyrd, Mo., formerly of Glen Carbon, Ill., daughter of the late Harold and Ruth Ball Sisco, was born Dec. 10, 1942, in East St. Louis, Mo., and passed away Sunday, March 18, 2012, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark.
On Feb. 28, 1959, in Centerville, Mo., she married Jessie Albert Jorden.
Survivors include her husband, Jessie Albert Jorden, of Arbyrd; two sons, Mike Jorden, of South Roxanna, Ill., and Mark Jorden, of Cottage Hills, Ill.; one daughter, Theresa Justice, of Arbyrd; one sister, Mary Beeman, of Kearney, Mo., five grandchildren, Janna, Janelle. Steven, Joseph and Racheal, and other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jacqueline Metcalf; a brother, Ronald Sisco and a sister, Shirley Kays.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday, March 21, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 22, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath with Rev. Donald Sherrin officiating.
Burial will be in the Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield, Mo.
Pallbearers are Mike Jorden, Steven Hayden, Joseph Jorden, Kenny McCullum, Mark Burgess and Gene Renfrow.
Honorary pallbearer is Mark Jorden.