Jordan Pace McNair of Carr Lane, Missouri, was born November 5, 1984 in Harrison, Arkansas son of James Erton McNair and Rosilee (Pace) Collins. Jordan passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 in Carr Lane, Missouri at the age of 34 years surrounded by his family and friends.
Jordan was a devoted son, husband, father and friend. He had a passion for the outdoors, enjoyed hunting and sitting around a campfire. Jordan was a true friend, always helping and lending a hand. He loved people and being around his family and friends. He always smiled and had a lot of love for life. Jordan dedicated his life to God, baptized in the lovely name of Jesus and filled with His spirit. To know Jordan was to love him. Jordan was a member of New life Church in Berryville, Arkansas. He loved his church and church family, always willing to dedicate his time. He was an employee of Stone County Road and Bridge in Lampe, MO. Jordan was united in marriage to Christie (Carpenter) on July 25, 2009. In October 2017 Jordan’s dream came true and his beautiful daughter, Addison Mae, was born. His greatest joy was becoming a father. He loved and adored his baby girl.
Jordan is survived by his wife Christie (Carpenter) McNair; daughter Addison; mother Rosilee (Pace) Collins of Carr Lane; father James Erton McNair wife Lois of Alpena; brother Jeffrey McNair of Huntsville; parents-n-law Gary and Carla Carpenter of Oak Grove; Siblings-in-law Elizabeth Carpenter and Elliot Carpenter; paternal grandmother Halena (Warren) McNair of Alpena; uncles and aunts Karen and Jerry Scott of Fair Grove, MO, Judy Epley of Alpena, Rose Lee Goodall of Alpena; several cousins, a host of family and friends.
He was preceded in death by grandparents Olen “Pap” and Ada (Clifton) Pace of Carr Lane Missouri, James Oscar McNair of Alpena; step dad Joe Collins of Oklahoma; uncle Gary Epley of Alpena; aunt Melva Neal of Berryville, Arkansas.
Visitation will be 5:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville. Funeral services Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 10:00 am at First Assembly of God Green Forest with Pastor Josh Shields and Rev. Dwayne Carpenter officiating. Internment will follow at McCullough Cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Jordan McNair Memorial Fund at First National Bank of North Arkansas. Online condolences sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.