Mildred Elaine Jordan Francis died peacefully February 7,2023 at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Center.
She was born in Wilmington, NC to Mildred Motte Jordan and William C. Jordan on July 3,1934.
Elaine attended New Hanover High school and graduated in 1952. She entered James Walker Nursing School and graduated in 1955. She retired from her nursing career as the Director of Nursing at Cypress Pointe Rehabilitation and Nursing Facility.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bobby Forrest Francis and her parents Mildred Jordan Mitchell, William Jordan, stepfather John Mitchell and stepbrother Barre Mitchell.
She is survived by her daughters, Pam Smith (Burrows) and Julie King (Matt), two granddaughters Hannah King and Rachel king, sister Diane Fortune, step sister Brenda Stuckey and step sister-in-law Gilda Mitchell, and nephew Reid Jolly (Debra). Along with extended family members.
Services will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Wilmington, NC on Friday, February 17,2023 at 11:00am followed by a reception in the Parish Hall.
Donations can be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice LifeCare, Centre in Lieu of flowers please.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation – Wilmington Chapel – 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099