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Effie Jordan

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Posted: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 12:00 am

Effie Lorene Jordan, 95, of Galt, died Aug. 23. She was born Effie Lorene Abbott on June 27, 1918 in Buckville, Ark.

Mrs. Jordan worked as an olive plant sorter and was a member of the Assembly of God Church. She enjoyed music, especially bluegrass festivals, and playing guitar.

She is survived by her sons, James Floyd Johnson of Sacramento and Raymond Jordan of New Mexico; daughter, Patricia “Trish” Powell of Galt; and 16 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Galt Seventh-day Adventist Church, 619 Myrtle Ave., Galt, with committal to follow at Galt Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wedneday at Ben Salas Funeral Home.

Ben Salas Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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