The Messenger. 06.10.08 Joe A. Orr, 69, of Pekin, Ill., a former resident of Obion County and of Manito, Ill., and Chicago, died June 9, 2008, at Timbercreek Health Care and Rehab in Pekin. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Cobbs Chapel Cemetery in Hornbeak. Friends may call at Preston-Hanley Funeral Home in Pekin 6-7:30 this evening. He was born Dec. 26, 1938, in Obion County, son of the late James and Ludie Bell (Jerden) Orr. He had been employed in the warehouse at Wal-Mart in Mount Prospect, Ill. He was a member of the Church of Christ and was a fisherman. Survivors include his brother and sister-in-law, Bobby and Sandy Orr of Chicago; and four sisters and his brother-in-law, Jane Carver of Dresden and Brenda Power, Louise and Archie Ford and Kathy Owens, all of Pekin. To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com.