Mrs. Alice Sue Jorn
- August 5, 2012
- Manila, Arkansas
of Alice's Passing
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“Dear Family of Sue, the Manila High School Alumni send our deepest condolences to you at this time. May God give you strength and comfort in the...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Manila High School Alumni & Class of 1959
“Beth and Teddy,
I am very sorry for your loss. As you grieve, may the memories of your precious mother serve to comfort you.
2 of 10 | Posted by: Len Ware - Jonesboro, AR - friend
“Judy, I will always remember the Alexander family when I recall the memories of Manila and my younger days. Those days seemed just a few days ago,...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Richard Griffin - Friend
“My heart goes out to you all and my prayers are with you all now and always.
4 of 10 | Posted by: Cheryl Ann Fleming - Las Vegas, NV
“My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time of sadness.
5 of 10 | Posted by: Jo Ellen Fleming Butcher - Ripley, MS
“I just want the family to know they are in my thoughts and prayers.
6 of 10 | Posted by: beverly kearschner - rincon, GA
“I worked with Sue many years ago at a summer youth program at ASU. She was a wonderful person and meant alot to me. I will be praying for her family.
7 of 10 | Posted by: Shey Williams - Caraway, AR
“I will never forget all the fun times we had, Sue.
8 of 10 | Posted by: Margie DeJarnette - classmate
“Dear Mrs. Sue's family. I have known Mrs Sue & Mr Gene for several years now and I've heard lots of stories. She loved her family very much and she...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Pennie Hutton - Friend
“Dear Julia, Beth & Family, so sorry to hear about Sue's passing, but rejoicing that she is now with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I have many...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Debbe McWilliams Donner - friend
Mrs. Alice Sue Jorn, age 71, of Manila, passed from this life, Sunday August 5, 2012 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born at Wilson, Arkansas she was the daughter of the late Isaac Newton and Verna Fleming Alexander. A graduate of Manila High School, she later received a Bachelor of Science degree in English from Arkansas State University. She was a retired school teacher and member of the Arkansas Teachers Association. She taught in the West Helena School District for many years and returned to Manila in 2002 where she was a member of the First Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Richard "Butch" Simpson, a grandson, Richard Simpson, III, and a brother, Isaac Newton Alexander, Jr.
Survivors include her husband, Maurice "Gene" Jorn of the home
Dr. Ted Simpson of Los Angeles, California
Matthew Jorn of St. Charles, Missouri
Richard Jorn of Effingham, Illinois
Philip Jorn of Kirksville, Missouri
A. J. Jorn of Blytheville
Beth Tipton of Marshelltown, Iowa
Rebecca Veach of West Plains, Missouri
1 sister, Julia Hern of Heber Springs, Arkansas
1 sister-in-law, Mattie Douglas of Manila
She also leaves 19 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 3pm Wednesday at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Joey Smithson officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery. The family will receive visitors Tuesday evening from 6-8 at the funeral home. Guest register @www.HowardFuneralService.com
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