A celebration of Herman Jourdan’s life, age 89 of Jasper, will be 11:00am on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at North Baptist Cemetery.

Herman died November 7, 2019 at Harbor Hospice in Jasper. A longtime paint and body repairman in the automobile industry, he worked for Morgan-Kent Ford in Jasper and John Lee Kent Body Shop in Newton. He enjoyed watching old westerns and John Wayne. He loved is dog Carly, getting together for family cookouts and fishing.

He is survived by his daughter, Karen Sue Gentry & husband Alton of Jasper; brothers, Ernest and Roy Jourdan of Jasper; three grandchildren, Tad Gentry & wife Crystal, Amy Segrest & husband Brent and Taylor Clemmer & husband Brendan; and nine great grandchildren.

Herman was preceded in death by his wife, of over 40 years Ercelle Jourdan; two sons, Carson Lee Jourdan & Gary Wayne Jourdan.

Services are under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Jasper.