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Mother Willie Mae
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September 5, 1936 – October 18, 2018

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Mother Willie Mae Jordan went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 18th, 2018. She was born on September 5th, 1936 to Mattie B. Randle and William Anderson of Lexington, Mississippi. She was one of five (5) children. She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Glenda “Resa” Jordan; one brother, Dale Anderson and her former husband, Henderson Jordan.
Willie Mae graduated from Mt Olive Vocation High School in April 1956. Shortly after graduation she married Henderson Jordan and moved temporarily to Chicago, IL; finally settling in Madison where she was the proud parent of five children. Willie Mae began her career as a dedicated employee of Madison General/Meriter Hospital where she worked diligently for over 39 years. She confessed her love for Jesus Christ at an early age where she began her fellowship with Pine Grove Baptist Church in Mississippi and upon settling in WI with Second Baptist Church of Madison.
Mother Jordan Loved the Lord and worked tirelessly for the needs of Second Baptist Church. She was involved in every aspects of the church to make sure it was a beacon in the community.
She was Vice President of the National Baptist Missionary Society for the State of Wisconsin, President of the Benevolent Fund Ministry, member of the Church Board of Trustees, head of the Church Youth Ministry for over 20 years, President of Women Mission, Chair Person for the Pulpit Search Committee, members of the Senior Choir, Active member of the Women Auxiliary for the General Baptist State Convention of Wisconsin. Attended many National Baptist Conventions to represent Second Baptist Church and was inspirational in helping to manage the construction of the church new addition. Mother Jordan was also was a Breast Cancer survivor and member of the Witness Project Hope to Stop Breast Cancer.
She leaves to cherish her memories her siblings; two brothers Horace(Peggy) Anderson, Francis (Linda) Brown; one sister, Missouri (Dee) Anderson; her children, Miranda, Linda, Craig, Tim (Cheri); four grand-children, Whitney, Mason, Arianna and Evan; her uncle, Lawrence Anderson; her aunt, Marjorie Randle; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.
Mother Jordan believed in keeping the family together no matter what obstacles. She cherished her children, grandchildren and family and had a loving bond and loyalty for her friends. Mother Jordan cared deeply for Second Baptist Church where she had a special Bond for Pastor Wade and his wife Lucretia. She was instrumental in advocating for Pastor Wade to be the next new pastor for Second Baptist Church; Where She helped to encourage and guide him to put their trust in the Holy Spirt for the sake of the church.

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First Visitation

When Saturday, October 27th, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location
Second Baptist
Address
4303 Britta Pkwy
Madison, WI 53711
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Service Information

When
Saturday, October 27th, 2018 12:00pm
Location
Second Baptist
Address
4303 Britta Pkwy
Madison, WI 53711

Interment Information

Location
Forest Hill Cemetery
Address
Address Not Available
Madison, Wisconsin