Jimmy Jordan, 63, Gallatin, passed away Sept. 23, 2020, at his home. Jimmy was born Sept. 28, 1956, the son of James P. and Darlene (Davis) Jordan in Kansas City, KS. He grew up in Kansas City and made his roots there, however the family moved several times across the country, because of his father’s military service.
Jimmy was a 1975 graduate of Oak Park High School. While fishing, Jimmy met the love of his life, Norma Meade, in April, 2004. On Aug. 14, 2010, they were united in marriage at the Lake Viking Church in Gallatin. Jimmy had been a resident of Lake Viking for 20 years, loved living at the lake, and enjoyed fellowship at the Lake Viking Church. He was a member of the Chiefs Kingdom and was a sports fanatic. Jimmy was always willing to help and would give the shirt off his back. He loved to grill and was the life of the party. “Take it to the Limit One More Time” was his theme song. Jimmy was always playing pranks and telling tall tales. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include: wife Norma of the home; son Jacob Jordan of Kansas City, MO; daughter Jennifer Jordan; son, Chris Harrison of Gallatin, MO; brother Jon (Lynn) Jordan of Kansas City, MO; sister Julie (Rick) Cobb of Kansas City, KS; grandchildren Cali, Lexi, Jared, Justina, Kenzley, Dezlynn, Matthew, Colin; Aunt Kerry (Rick) Craig of Shawnee Mission, KS; Uncle John (Brenda) Davis of Belton, MO; other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and other extended family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Lake Viking Church in care of the funeral home.