Steven Griffin Jordan

Steven Griffin Jordan, 75, son of Cortland and Betty Jordan, passed away at his home in Catlettsburg, Kentucky on November 21, 2022. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Allen C. Jordan. He is survived by his beloved wife of 21 years, Linda R. Jordan, a brother, Marvin Jordan (Judy), children, Adam Jordan (Kelly), Evelyn Simmons(Bradwick), and Kristen Parsons(Joshua), grandchildren, Garrett Jordan, Hunter Jordan, Savannah Watts (Kyle), Luke Parsons, and Logan Parsons and his beloved dog Max.

Steve was raised and lived the majority of his life in Kenova, WV. , he loved his community and felt honored to be in service to it. A dedicated employee for over 30 years at Big Sandy Furniture he retired as Safety and Security Director. He served as Municipal Judge in Kenova from 1986-2019 and upon retirement he still dedicated his time as a visiting judge in order to continue the work he loved. Steve also was a devoted member of the Kenova fire department, and an Army veteran that served in Germany during the Vietnam Era. WSAZ recognized him as a Hometown Hero for his efforts in establishing Kenova’s Historical Society. Steve belonged to many organizations including The Masonic Lodge 110, Sons of The American Revolution, and The American Legion Post 93. One of the many joys of his volunteer work was playing Santa for the American Legion. He loved the joy and hope he brought to the children who told him their Christmas wishes at Breakfast with Santa and seeing the smiles on their faces during the Christmas parade when he and his wife rode the sleigh together. He was a member of Huntington Christian Church, and dedicated himself to Jesus. His whole life was dedicated to the service of others and the betterment of his community.

In Lieu of flowers, the family asks you to donate to the Tunnel 2 Towers Foundation, which builds mortgage-free smart homes for our most catastrophically injured veterans and first responders.
Funeral service will be conducted at 12:00 P.M., Monday, November 28, 2022, at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service (10 A.M. -12 P.M.). Online condolences may be expressed at

3 Replies to “Steven Griffin Jordan”

  1. Thanks ? for being our friend Judge! God’s Blessings upon those who love ❤️ you…always!

  2. Steve, I really liked you, my friend. To Linda, Krissie and Josh, Adam, Evelyn, and the entire family, I express my deep and utter sympathies for your loss, for I know that it is a great one. May God comfort you in this trying time.

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