Lester Theodore “Ted” Jordan, age 71, passed away on Aug. 11, 2019, at his home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Ted was born on Feb. 12, 1948, in Ardmore to Lester Thomas and Palma Mae (Clark) Jordan. He married Barbara on Feb. 14, 1978, in Ardmore. He graduated from Ardmore High School in 1967. After graduation, Ted joined the United States Air Force. He was stationed in the Philippines during the Vietnam War. He worked 33 years at TXU Power Plant in Mt. Pleasant.  
He was preceded in death by one brother, Ron Jordan.
Ted is survived by his wife, Barbara, three sons, Troy Payne of Cookville, Texas, Shawn Payne of Mt. Pleasant, and Shannon Payne of Mt. Pleasant and one daughter, Melissa Kennedy, of Ardmore, several grandchildren, and two brothers, Kendall Jordan of Ardmore and Scott Jordan of Ardmore.
In lieu of flowers friends may make donations to any hospice of their choice or the cancer center of Ardmore, (1220 Hall Pl, Ardmore, OK 73401).
Condolences may be left at www.griffinhillcrest.com.