Jordan LeeAnn Kelley, age 20, of Council Grove, went to be with the Lord Jesus on July 28, 2021. She was born June 22, 2001, the daughter of Harold and Jonya Kelley. Jordan graduated from Council Grove High School, with the class of 2019 and would have been a junior at Emporia State University. She was entering the Nursing Program and was planning to become a pediatrician.
Jordan visited many churches but attended most at the Council Grove Christian Church. She was involved in numerous programs, clubs and organizations in high school and college, where she played sports and was a cheerleader 6 years. Jordan was also a cheerleader her freshman year at ESU.
She got her first job at age 9 with Council Grove Republican. She later became employed by the Hays House Restaurant, Council Grove Assisted Living, and was currently employed at Coach’s Restaurant and BG’s Bar and Grill.
Jordan was full of life and had a very promising future of services to others. She had the sweetest and most vibrant personality. She was loving, generous, kind, forgiving and she never met a stranger. Jordan was determined and had the energy and drive to accomplish her goals.
She was preceded in death by her Grandpa Mike Brooks, Grandpa Wayne Kelley, and cousin Justin Brooks. Jordan is survived by her mother Jonya of the home, father Harold Kelley of Stilwell, OK; stepfather Dylan Webb of Council Grove; grandparents Karen Brooks and Sharon Kelley; siblings Dakoda Kelley, Danielle Wendel, Jimmy Wendel, Jodi Webb and Ayrmus Rogers; Jordan’s forever intended, Blaine Hinrichs of Olpe, as well as numerous family members and friends. Jordan will be forever missed by all that was fortunate to know her. For more about Jordan, find “Jordan’s Law” on Facebook and support our cause.
Jordan’s memorial service will be held at 4:00pm, at the Morris County 4-H Building/Fairgrounds on September 4, 2021. Dinner will be served at 6:00 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to the Jordan Kelley/Mike Brooks Memorial Fund at Farmers and Drovers Bank or sent in care of Sawyer Funeral Home, Box 273, Council Grove, KS 66846