Nov. 5, 1987 Columbus Lowndes County Mississippi, USA
Jo Fern was the daughter of Franklin Selmer and Arrie Camille "Ridgeway" Mordecai. She married Robert Lee Jordan. They were the parents of two sons. She died at the age of 57 in the Golden Triangle Regional Medical Center in Columbus, MS. Services were held at the Prost Memorial Methodist Church. The Rev. Ken Bishop and the Rev. Robert Sparkman officiated with burial at Ebenezer Cemetery.