Mary Elizabeth “Liz” Jordan Petty, went to be with the Lord on February 15 at VA Hospital in Durham after a long illness. She was 56.
She was preceded in death by her father Charles Jordan. “Liz” was a member of Wendell Baptist Church and of Wendell Lion’s Club until she got sick. She also served in the U.S. Air Force.
She is survived by her mother, Martha Tucker Jordan of Wendell, son, Charles Petty of Sanford, sisters: Terry Jordan of Pilot, Phyllis Jordan of Wendell, niece, Melinda Hodge of Pilot, aunt, Judy Upchurch of Knightdale, her best friend Michael Petty of Raleigh & his dog “Dizzy”.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are welcomed to Wendell Baptist Church, Funding The Future, PO Box 187, Wendell, NC 27591.
Funeral service 2:00 p.m., Friday, Wendell Baptist Church with visitation from 1:00-2:00 p.m. prior to the service in the church fellowship hall.
Family will be at the home of Martha Jordan, 609 Gaslight Trail, Wendell.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net