Horace  Orr

Horace Orr

Horace M. Orr, age 81, died Thursday, February 18, at his residence after a recent illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Gladys Orr, and a sister, Louise Orr Hester. Mr. Orr was a native of Hall County. He was retired from General Motors after 30 years. He was a member of Friendship Community Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Ruth Forrester Orr, Buford; son and daughter-in-law, Stanley and Lesley Orr, Buford, two daughters and sons-in-law, Carolyn Orr Clifton and Robert Clifton, Buford and Kim Orr Carder and Jerry Carder, Stockbridge; one granddaughter, Rebecca Elizabeth Orr Thompson an husband, Pete Thompson; two great grandsons, Joseph Hindman and Joshua Hindman; one brother and sister-in-law, Harold and Sue Orr, Flowery Branch; two sisters, Annie Ruth Orr Williams and Virginia Orr Mayfield, both of Flowery Branch; sister-in-law, Blonnie Patterson and husband, Cecil Patterson, Dallas, GA and sisters-in-law, Ruby Young and Mildred Smith, Buford, Lillian Boring, Mableton, and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins. The family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm on Saturday at the funeral home. Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00pm Sunday, February 21, 2010 in Flanigan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James McNeal and Rev. Earl Pirkle officiating. Burial will be in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Friendship Community Baptist Church for Loan Principal, 3784 Friendship Circle, Buford, GA 30519. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA 770-932-1133 www.flaniganfuneralhome.com