Reba Rae Jordan

Published 11:43 pm Friday, January 10, 2020

Reba Rae Jordan, 63, a native and lifelong resident of Avon, died January 4, 2020 while in her home. She was born on September 6, 1956 in Buxton to the late Joseph and Ruby Williams.

She was a member of the St. John United Methodist Church. Reba was a loving and devoted daughter, mother and grandmother who never met a stranger. She loved to garden and had a passion for animals and was always surrounded by her beloved cats.

Reba was the loving mother of Nicole (Nick) Jackson, Kaelani Jordan (Andy) and US Coast Guard Boatswain Mate Second Class Joseph Jordan; proud grandmother to Caleb Jackson and Arabella Knutson; and cherished sister to Betty Frederick.

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A celebration of Reba’s life will be held January 11 at St. John United Methodist Church in Avon at 1 p.m., with a reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made in Reba’s honor to St. John United Methodist Church, PO Box 129, Avon, NC 27915, or The American Cancer Society Relay for Life through their website benefiting Dare County.

Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at