Posted: Monday, May 17, 2010 3:43 pm
The Messenger, May 17, 2010
Wilbur G. Orr, 82, of Hornbeak died May 15, 2010, at his home.
Services will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Cryer Funeral Home in Obion, with the Rev. Jerry Leggett officiating. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until the hour of services Tuesday.
Pallbearers will be Taylor Badgett, Herman Orr Jr., Leon Poor, Arch Caruthers, Ernie Siglow and Jerry Carver.
He was a graduate of Lake County High School in Tiptonville and was a retired security guard for Ford Motor Co. in Rawsonville, Mich. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Hornbeak.
Survivors include his wife, Annell “Ann” (Lyons) Orr, whom he married Dec. 4, 1949; his daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Taylor Badgett of Milan; and his son, Larry G. Orr of Hornbeak.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hat and Chloe (Billman) Orr; and his sister, Mary Stricklin.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.cryerfuneralhome.com.