Posted 5/25/24


James S. Ordway, of Lewisburg, formerly of Pulaski, age 75 died Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024 at Ascension St. Thomas West Hospital. He was a Church of Christ gospel minister. He graduated from high school in Giles County, graduated from Paducah Electrical Engineering School, Columbia State Community College with an Associate Degree in Career Education, and  earned a Bachelor of Professional Studies Degree from David Lipscomb University. He was in the U.S. Air Force, and worked for Arnold Engineering Complex in Tullahoma.

Survivors include his wife, Gladys Bishop Ordway, daughter Cheryl, 1 granddaughter, sister Kaye Sherrell of Columbia, and brothers Marcus “Eddie” Ordway and wife Kathy, and John Keith Ordway both of Pulaski, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and friends.

Visitation will be Tuesday, May 28th, 2024, at Second Avenue Church of Christ, in Lewisburg from 12:00 until 1:00pm.

Services will begin at 1:00pm with Bro. Webster Sparkman will present the Eulogy.