“The world is full of problem identifiers. Be different. Be unique. Be a problem solver.” As an educator, Mr. J was just that kind of person. Martin Kent Jordan passed away on May 23, 2013, in Dallas, Texas.
He was born in Portales to Lonnie and Roedean Jordan on June 27, 1951. During his early childhood, Kent lived in Fritch, Texas and Herscher, Ill., before moving to Artesia where he completed his high school education in 1969. After graduation, Kent attended Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas where he was a member of Cowboy Band and concert choir and was awarded a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education in Login to read more