Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at New Bethel A.M.E. Church in Shelby with Rev. Horace McKay officiating. Burial will follow in Heavenly Rest Cemetery in Clarksdale.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Tuesday at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Survivors will include sons Emmanuel Alexander of Baton Rouge and Trevor Johnson of Manhattan, N.Y.; daughters, Melissa Holmes and Manessa Parker, both of Memphis, Tenn.; brothers, Samuel Jordan III of Round Lake and Ronald Jordan of Clarksdale; sisters, Mary Long of Kansas City, Mo., Theory Doll Smith of Indianola and Corrine Green of Las Vegas.