Congregation Mourns Beloved Couple Killed In Crash In Front Of Fort Worth Church

(CBSDFW.COM) – Forty-six years ago, Lorena Jordan brought her new husband Thomas to Grace Lutheran Church in Fort Worth. Decades later, they were still there.

She directed the choir, and he was in charge of the annual fall festival. Pastor Don Strickland said they were pillars of the congregation.

On Sunday, as they were turning left to pull into church for Sunday services, the Jordans’ car was hit by a vehicle speeding in the opposite direction. They were killed in the collision, with much of the congregation witnesses to the wreckage.

couple Congregation Mourns Beloved Couple Killed In Crash In Front Of Fort Worth Church

Thomas and Lorena Jordan (Family Photo)

It was the second fatal wreck in five weeks at the intersection of McCart and Columbus and in front of the church.

Twenty-two-year-old Keenan Hilsabeck died there in October after police said one of two cars racing on McCart slammed into the car Hilsabeck was riding in.

Police said on Monday…

Original published: 2018-12-03 18:58:48 Read the full Dallas News here


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