Billy Joe Jordan of Blakely died on Thursday, June 26 in Union Point, Georgia. He was 83 years old.
Jordan was a predominate resident of Blakely, known best as the voice of the Early County High School Bobcats football team. He began announcing the games for the Bobcats in 1972.
Jordan played football for the Bobcats in high school. He also served in the United States Air Force and was a member of the first 11-man squad after World War II.
Funeral services for Jordan will be held on Monday, July 1 at First Baptist Church at 2:00 p.m. EST.
The family will receive friends at Manry-Jordan Funeral Home on Sunday, June 30th, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.