Sumter, SC…Grace Barton Jordan, age 87, wife of the late John Randolph Jordan, died
on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at NHC of Sumter.
Born and raised in Lancaster, SC, she was a daughter of the late Thomas M. Barton and
Ruth Caskey Barton. Grace was a lifelong member of Douglas Presbyterian Church in
Lancaster. She was very active in the church with her circles and teaching Sunday
School for many years. She was a stay at home mom raising her children and making a
home for her family. She also served as a teacher’s aid with the Department of Disability
and Special Needs in Lancaster. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Grace is survived by: a son, Fred Vernon Phipps and his wife Angie of Lancaster; two
daughters, Rene Boylston and her husband Lee of Aiken and Anna Jordan Stevens of
Lancaster; four grandchildren, Amy Wilson and her husband Kurt of Sumter, Ryan
Robinson of Aiken, Nate Phipps of Lancaster and Catherine Snipes and her husband
Mitchell of Lancaster; seven great grandchildren, Walker Wilson, Reese Wilson, Lee
Wilson, Wyatt Snipes, Elliott Snipes, Sydney Robinson and James Robinson and a sister
Patsy Barton Mathews of Hartsville, SC.
In addition to her husband and parents, she is preceded in death by; three brothers,
Tommy Barton, Hugh Barton and Edwin Barton and a sister, Aggie Barton-Jones.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 11:00 am at the Douglas
Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
The family would like to express gratitude to National Healthcare Sumter and Medical
Services of America Home Health and Hospice, Sumter, SC for their loving care and
Memorials may be made to Douglas Presbyterian Church, 2325 Sunday Pl, Lancaster,
You may go to www.bullockfuneralhome.com and sign the family’s guest book.
The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.
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