Ronald Lee Jordan, 76, of Newport, died Friday, June 7, 2013, at home.
He was born Jan. 30, 1937, in Morehead City. He worked for the N.C. State Ports Authority as a longshoreman.
No services are scheduled.
He is survived by his wife, Rita Jordan of Newport; six daughters, Venita Parker and Amanda Agnew of Newport, Sue Hunt and Ann Evans of Morehead City, and Shannon Lewis and Phoebe McArthur of Beaufort; two sons, Peter Jordan of Newport and Ronnie Lee Dennis of Morehead City; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2202 Wrightsville Ave., Suite 111, Wilmington, NC 28403.
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory, of Morehead City.