DECATUR Nell Drue Jordan, 86, of Decatur, died Feb. 22, 2018, at Apple Creek Health and Rehab in Centerton.
She was born Oct. 15, 1931, in Gentry, to Clarence Edmondson and Mary McGee Edmondson. She and Cecil Jordan were married July 28, 1967, in Bentonville. She worked as an administrative assistant for Peterson Industries, Daisy Manufacturing, and Little and Enfield Law Office.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Gene and Eudean Edmondson; and two sisters, Maxine Sherman and Mary Jane Edmondson.
Survivors include her husband, Cecil of the home; children, Rickey Ratcliff and wife Diana of Milton, Tenn., Kathy Patterson and husband David of Gentry, Diane Slater of Malvern, J.D. Jordan of Bentonville, Sandy Jones of Bentonville, Ronald Jordan and wife Diane of Malvern, and Donald Jordan of Malvern; 18 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; brother, Bud Edmondson of Siloam Springs; and sister, Katherine Nelson of Huntsville.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m., Monday Feb. 26, at First Baptist Church, Gentry. Burial will follow at Gentry Cemetery, Gentry. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m., Monday Feb. 26, at First Baptist Church, Gentry. Arrangements are by Wasson Funeral Home, Siloam Springs.