Earslean Jordan


Earslean Willis Jordan (Twin), 67, from Pine Bluff, Ark., beloved mother, wife, sister, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother passed from this life Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Hospice Homecare in Little Rock, Ark. She was the daughter of the late Wilson and Lena Willis of Pine Bluff. She attended Townsend Park School in the Dollarway School District and was a homemaker and entrepreneur. She had several business ventures during her lifetime and no one was a stranger. She was preceded in death by her infant daughter, Jeanette, her parents and one sister, Jeanette Johnson. She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Curtis Jordan, Sr., of Pine Bluff; two sons, Curtis Jr., and Tyrone Jordan both of Pine Bluff; four daughters, Pamela Jordan Stein of Ft. Worth, Texas, Stephanie (Don) Taggart of Little Rock, Felicia Jordan of Pine Bluff and Donisha (Abdul Rahiim) Ali of St. Louis, Mo.; Three brothers, Arthur Willis and Nathaniel (Bennie Ruth) Willis of Flint, Mich and William Willis of Los Angeles, Calif.; four sisters, her devoted twin sister Geraldine (James) Deshazier, Lena Mae (Lynn) Willis all of Pine Bluff, Freddie Mae Golden of St. Louis and Theresa Walker-Booker (Robert) of Nashville, Tenn.; 16 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a devoted playdaughter, Rosland Daniels of Pine Bluff. She also leaves to mourn her loss, a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins and friends.

Services will be held at New Saint Hurricane Baptist Church at 3319 S. Ohio St., at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 16, 2013 with the Reverend Kevin Crumpton, officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday at New St. Hurricane Baptist Church from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Services have been entrusted to Premier Funeral Home of 1518 S. Battery in Little Rock, Ark., 72202 (501)376-4800.

The family will be at 617 N. Palm Street in Pine Bluff, Ark.