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Gary Gabriel Jordan
  • July 26, 1996 - August 7, 2019
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

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Gary Gabriel was born on July 26, 1996 to Jeanine Jordan and the late Rodney Schaffer. Gary was a happy go lucky person. He was educated in Orleans Parish School System and attended Landry-Walker High School.

Gary's life was cut short on Wednesday, August 7, 2019.

He is preceded in death by his grandfather's, George Jordan and Robert Johnson; grandmother, Delores Schaffer: great grandparents, Ulus Edwards, Joann Washington, Earline and Harry Lee; great aunt, Jackie Edwards; uncle ;Travis Johnson, great uncle, David Nelson; friends, Ricky Summers and Dwayne Stalks.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his loving mother Jeanine Jordan;brother, Larry Brown;sister ,Cheakita Schaffer; loving and devoted grandmother, Dianne Jordan; aunts, Lottie Irving-Nelson, Felicia Johnson and Dianne Edwards;uncles, J'Mar Wesley, Markee and Antoine Edwards, godmother Catherine Jones; god-brother, Shawn Brooks; devoted friend, Dieminque Harris. Also survived by a host of other family and friends.

Relatives and friends of the family, employees of New Hotel Monteleone, Hot 8 Brass Band, LCMC Health, Ochsner Hospital, Loomis and McDonald's. members of Buckjumper Traveling Club, Ladies & Men Buckjumpers, YMO and all other New Orleans Jazz Bands and S&P clubs are invited to attend the Funeral Services on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10:00 am Israelite Baptist Church, 2100 Martin Luther King,Jr. Blvd. Visitation will begin 9:00 a.m. Bishop Chante Sutton of Destiny Institute Church, officiating, Interment will follow at Providence Memorial Park. Arrangements by D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. Please visit to sign the guest book.