Lillian Helen Martino Jordan, 89, was born in Biloxi on February 4, 1931 and peacefully passed away on September 10, 2020 on the 36th anniversary of her son's, Gerald Michael Jordan Sr., death. She is also preceded in death by her parents Anthony & Lily Lowanna Martino, and grandson, Jerry Michael Jordan Jr. She is also preceded in death by 14 siblings.
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Survivors include: the love of her life and husband of 70 years, Rodney Jordan; son, Patrick (Gail) Jordan; daughter, Rhonda Jordan; grandchildren: Charles, Meredith, Jennifer (Todd) Kelly; great grandchildren: Caitlin (Richie) Gehrke, Joplyn Roberts, Jordan Roberts, Julia Roberts, Calvin Kelly, Cole Meredith & Brennen Meredith; great-great grandchildren: Kaelon, Haeven & Elliet Gehrke, and one brother Donald Martino.
Affectionately known as Meme, she was the center of our family, a true southern, classy lady. There was no one more loving and devoted to her family. Our fun loving, Italian Pasta Mama had the best sayings, the most spunk, and lived everyday with her loving husband to the fullest. Her dedication to family values has been instilled in each and everyone of us. Our family get togethers made her beam with pride and happiness, a tradition we will forever carry on. There will be a private serviced held at a later date.