Merle Louise Jordan


Merle Louise Jordan of Burnet, Texas passed away on Sunday, June 7th, 2020. She was 88 years old.

It was a cool fall morning when Louise was born on October 2, 1931, in Liberty Hill, Texas to her parents, Wesley and Merle (Mather) Brown. Just a few months shy of Louise’s 20th birthday, she married Kenneth “Bud” Jordan on June 23, 1951, and the two were best friends until Bud’s passing in February 2005. Louise worked in Georgetown, Texas as a bank teller at the First National Bank. Her most cherished blessings were her family whom she loved dearly.

Louise was preceded in death by her husband, Bud Jordan; parents, Wesley and Merle Brown; her brother, David Brown and his wife Diana; as well as Creeda Brown and Betty Brown.

To cherish her memory, Louise leaves behind her daughter, Angela Jordan of Fredericksburg, Texas; grandson, Chad and wife Cari Decker; granddaughter, Sarah Decker; great-grandchildren: MayCee and Allie Decker; son, Fred Jordan and wife Karen of Stephenville, Texas; grandsons: Dean Jordan and wife Katie and Cliff Jordan and wife Ashley; great-grandchildren: Claire, Megan, Lexi, Jack and Wade Jordan; son, Rickie Jordan and wife Sabrina of Liberty Hill, Texas; grandsons: Lance Jordan and wife Emily and Phillip Jordan and wife Myra; granddaughter, Shannon Ponton; great-grandchildren: Audrey, Luke, and Peyton Jordan, Ashlyn Duderstadt, and Denton Ponton; son, Ken Jordan and wife Holly of Gatesville, Texas; grandsons: J. Jordan and wife Shelby, Ty Jordan, and Seth Jordan; granddaughter, Brandi Jordan; great-granddaughter, Charlye Jo Jordan; brothers: Marvin Brown of Liberty Hill, Texas, Kenneth Brown and wife Ann of Liberty Hill, Texas, Donny Brown and wife Brenda of Belton, Texas, and Bobby Brown and wife Debra of Liberty Hill, Texas; sister, Ruth Kliewer of San Antonio, Texas; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

A graveside service to honor Louise’s life and memory will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, June 19th, where she will be laid to rest with her husband Bud at the Liberty Hill Cemetery, in Liberty Hill, Texas.

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