Adyson Rita Jordan died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008, in the Arkansas Children's Hospital, in Little Rock. Adyson was born on Sept. 17, 2006, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro.
Survivors include her parents, Phillip and Allison Jordan of Lake City; Aunt Kelly Malloy (Mike Johnson) who was Adyson's other mother; great-grandmother Lelabelle Wilson of Jonesboro; grandparents, James and Pamela Malloy of Eureka, Calif., and John T. Jordan of Lake City; grand-aunt Caye Malloy of Eureka, Calif.; great-aunts Betty Edison, Ann Hoffman, Shirley Thompson and Sherry Russell of Jonesboro, Barbara Malloy, Theresa Malloy and Linda Roberts of Eureka, Calif.; great uncle, Richard (Sherry) Malloy of Webster, N.Y.; uncles, John (Margaret) Jordan of Hoxie, Chris (Melody) Jordan of Lake City, Jason (Nancy) Jordan of Aurora, Colo., Kerri Malloy of Eureka, Calif.; Aunt Tammy (Glenn) Washington of Jonesboro; cousins, Austin and Wesley Jordan of Hoxie, Emily and Wesley Jordan of Lake City, Amanda Jordan of Aurora, Colo., Gracie and Hanna Washington of Jonesboro, Rachel Cain of Webster, N.Y., Chris (Corrine) and Helena Marie Malloy of Fort Collins, Colo., Barbara Hotelling of Eureka, Calif., Judy (John) Ristow, Michelle Turner and Christine Ristow of Vancouver, Wash., Brian (Aimee) Malloy of San Francisco, Calif., Erin Malloy of Fortuna, Calif., Patrick Malloy of Arcata, Calif., Patty Duncan of Emeryville, Calif., and Janice (Harry) Vaughn of Salmon Creek, Calif.
Adyson was preceded in death by her grandmother, Rita Fay Jordan; great-grandparents, Joe and Ruth Malloy, Woodrow Wilson, Raymond Franks and Margorie Thomas; great-aunt, Helen Malloy; aunts and uncles, Dixie and Ray Taylor, Ronald Franks, Rodney Franks and Michael Malloy.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Lake City on Wednesday, August 27. Funeral services followed the visitation.
For those wishing to leave lasting memorials the family requests consideration to the Arkansas Children's Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, 800 Marshall Drive, Little Rock 72202 or Crowley's Ridge Nature Center, 600 E. Lawson Road, Jonesboro, 72404.
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