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2019-3-29

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Kinston Jordan

Services

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 3:00 PM

Rising Star Baptist Church
3931 Brandy Creek Road
Emporia, VA 23847

Mr. Kinston Jordan, 82, of Emporia, Virginia, departed this earthly life on Monday, March 25, 2019, at Johnston Willis Hospital, Richmond, Virginia.

Kinston was born on Sunday, March 14, 1937, in Greensville County, Virginia, to the parentage of the late Howard Jordan and Florence Rebecca Harris Jordan.

Survivors include:  his wife, Jacqueline Jordan of the home, four children, Priscilla Parker and Charlene Anderton both of Petersburg, Virginia, Kendra Jordan of Las Angeles, California and Willie D. House of Emporia, Virginia; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; his siblings, Dorothy Matthews of New Jersey, Louise Cummings (Leon) of South Carolina, Ernie 'Susie' Bullock  and Roger Jordan (Barbara) both of Emporia, Virginia, Christine McNeil (Lardell) of Pennsylvania and Shirley Worrell of Georgia; a host of other relatives and friends. 

Rev. James H and Ann Alsop

The interment of Rev. James H Alsop and his wife Ann Alsop will be held at the cemetery of Zion Baptist Church in Skippers VA on April 6, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Alsop passed on July 21, 2009 and Ann passed on February 7, 2019.

Zion was the Alsop's first full time church.

Larry Grizzard will be doing a memorial service and the family welcomes anyone who would like to attend.

2019 Academy Day is April 27

Senator Mark Warner invites high school and middle school students, their parents, and school counselors to Academy Day 2019. Attendees will be provided a comprehensive overview of the United States service academies and their admission processes. In addition, students will be able to meet with officials from all five academies as well as representatives from ROTC programs, Mary Baldwin University, Randolph Macon Academy, Virginia Tech, and Virginia Military Institute.

Representatives from Virginia Congressional offices will be available to answer questions regarding the application procedures for congressional nominations.

This event will be held on April 27th, 2019 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Program begins at 10:00 a.m. Location: The Paramount Theater 215 East Main Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 To register for Academy Day 2019, please visit https://academyday2019.eventbrite.com. If you have any questions about the event, please email academy_noms@warner.senate.gov or call 540-857-2676.

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