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Obituaries

Obituaries

Jordan L. Haines Wichita

A memorial service for Jordan L. Haines, 78, Wichita, will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Grace Presbyterian Church in Wichita.Mr. Haines died Friday, Jan. 20, 2006, from complications of cancer.He attended the U.S. Military Academy and graduated from Kansas University in 1949 and from the KU School of Law in 1957.Mr. Haines was a member and director of many Kansas-based and national and corporate boards. He was vice president for First National Bank of Arizona in Phoenix, 1957-1961; vice president of National Bank of Commerce in Houston, 1961-1962; senior vice president for Fourth National Bank & Trust Co., 1962-1966, and executive vice president, 1966-1969; president and director for Fourth Financial Corp. and Fourth National Bank & Trust Co., 1969-1983; chairman of the board and director for Fourth Financial Corp. and Bank IV, 1983-1991.He was also a member of the Kansas Board of Regents from 1977 to 1984 and served in many capacities with KU as an alumnus, including as alumni association president and endowment campaign chairman.Survivors include his wife, Shirley Cundiff Haines, of the home; a son Craig, Wichita; a son-in-law, Tucker Bridwell, Abilene, Texas; and seven grandchildren.His parents, Harvey and Helen Haines, and a daughter, Melissa Bridwell, died earlier.The family suggests memorials to the Boys and Girls Club of South Central Kansas for Jordan Haines Gymnasium, 2408 E. 21st St., Wichita 67214.Downing & Lahey Mortuary in Wichita is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.downingandlahey.com">www.downingandlahey.com</a>.