April 10, 1949 - February 14, 2021
“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course. I have kept the faith; henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord the righteous Judge, shall give me at that day. And not to me only, but unto all them that love His appearing.” II Timothy 4:7-8
On February 14, 2021 the Angels of the Lord came and carried out beloved mother, Mary Buch home to be with our Heavenly Father.
Mary was born on April 10, 1949 to the union of Johnnie and Clara Buckley, Sr. in Kentwood, LA. She was reared in a Christian home and was baptized at an early age at Mt. Olive Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. Willard Vernon.
Mary was married to Gene Jordan. She worked as a housekeeper in New Orleans, LA for many years.
Mary leaves to cherish her memories, husband, Gene Jordan; sons, Mario (Carla) Bunch, Damian (Shavonne) Buch; grandchildren, Tyler Stewart, Mario, Jr., Destini, Kira, Demi and Aniyah Huff; a God Child, Jessica Henry; sisters, Bertha Wilson, Ruth (Richard) Varnado, Dorothy (Edward) Ross; brothers, Johnny (Linda) Buckley, Jr., Jack (Yvonne) Buckley; brothers-in-law, Herbert Varnado and Edward Kagler.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Johnnie and Clara Buckley, Sr.; three sisters, Carrie Lee Davis, Charlean Kagler, and Ethel Varnado; a brother-in-law, Julius Wilson.
A viewing will be on Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 11:00AM - 12:00PM followed by the funeral service at 12:00PM at Mt. Olive Baptist Church with Rev. Kenneth Saulsberry - Pastor Officiating. Interment - Mt. Olive Cemetery.
Crain and Sons Funeral Home - Franklinton are in charge of arrangements.