Mrs. Betty B. “Monk” Jordan, age 89, entered into rest on Thursday, January 23, 2020. Funeral Services will be 1:00 PM Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Chesterfield Baptist Church by Pastor Randy Bishop with burial to follow in the Friendship United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 PM Friday, January 24, 2020 at Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home.
Mrs. Jordan was born November 29, 1930 in Chesterfield, SC a daughter of the late James Elijah Bittle and Nezzie Burr Bittle Merriman. She was a retired employee of Chesterfield Manufacturing with over 30 years of service and a member of Chesterfield Baptist Church. Mrs. Jordan enjoyed gardening, working in her flowers, and listening to southern gospel music. A lady who never met a stranger, Monk enjoyed meeting and talking to people and was the primary occupant of “Monk’s Corner” in Bojangles of Chesterfield.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Jordan was also preceded in death by her husband, Howard Jordan; sisters, Ruby “Pete” Campbell, and Sara Clark.
Survivors include her children, Pat (Robert) Stout of Chesterfield, SC, Jimmy (Pam) Jordan of Chesterfield, SC, Connie (Gary) Carroll of Cheraw, SC; grandchildren, Adam Jordan, Stephen Jordan, Matthew (Cassie Chanla) Driggers, Brooklyn Driggers, Patrick Carrol, Nick Carroll, Jack Carroll; and great-grandchild, Luke Jordan.
Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Avenue, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10001 or at alzfdn.org, or to a hospice organization of one’s choice.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield, SC (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) is serving the Jordan family.