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Jordan T. Pettus / March 02, 2021

Jordan T. Pettus, 89, of Clarksville, died Monday, Feb. 22, 2021 at South Boston Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Rev. Pettus was born in Red Oak, Sept. 5, 1931 to the late Jordan Pettus Sr. and Mary Fields Pettus. He attended Central High School in Charlotte Court House, and was a member of Salem Baptist Church, Red Oak.

Left to cherish his precious memories are his step-daughter, Eleanor Ware of Temple Hills, Md.; three step-grandchildren; his brother, Matthew Pettus Sr. of Clarksville, special nieces, Mary Brooks, Carol Session and Pamela Lancaster; special nephew, Leroy Pettus, devoted friends, Gayle Barnette and Teresa James, and a vast number of other loving relatives and caring friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Pettus, three children, four sisters and four brothers.

A funeral will be held Wednesday, March 3, at 1 p.m. at Salem Baptist Church Pavilion, Red Oak, with Rev. Matthew Pettus Jr. delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a mask will be required for all services. We ask that you adhere to all guidelines, and practice social distancing.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Arrangements are by C.H. Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

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