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Jordan Sterling

1984 ~ 2020 (age 36)


Mr. Jordan Lewis Sterling, 36, of Accomac, VA, passed away Friday, November 20, 2020, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock, VA.

Born January 14, 1984 in Salisbury, MD, Jordan was the son of Jerry Mason Sterling and Diane Sterling of Accomac.  He was a waterman, member of Onancock Elks Lodge, B.P.O.E. #1766, and loved fishing and the outdoors.

In addition to his parents, survivors include a sister, Laurel Sterling Rippon and her husband Wilson, of Melfa, VA; two uncles, Glenn Sterling and his wife Sherry of Cedarview, Painter, VA, and Robert “Bob” Sterling of Exmore, VA, their families, and extended family members.  Jordan was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Howard Wilkerson Lewis and Helen West Lewis; and paternal grandparents, J. Garland Sterling, Jr. and Irene Outten Sterling.

A private graveside service for his family will be held at the John W. Taylor Memorial Cemetery in Temperanceville, VA.

Memorial donations may be made to the S.P.C.A., P.O. Box 164, Onley, VA  23418, or to Onancock Elks Lodge #1766, P.O. Box 219, Accomac, VA  23301.

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Eastern Shore S.P.C.A.
P.O. Box 164, Onley VA 23418

Onancock Elks Lodge, B.P.O.E. #1766
P.O. Box 219, Accomac VA 23301

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