Dorothy Orr, 86, of Middlesboro, passed away Wednesday April 24, in Jacksonville, FL.
She was born April 24, 1927 at Mill Creek, KY, the daughter of the late Charlie Gibson and Hailey Collett Gibson. She was a believer in the Baptist Faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: James Orr; 2 Sons: Ronnie and Charlie Orr and 1 Daughter: Mildred Thomas.
She will be missed and everyone loved her.
Survivors include: 1 Son: James Orr of Speedwell, TN; 5 Daughters: Maggie Ringenberg of Ft. Wayne, IN; Hailey “Patsy” Patterson of Atlantic Beach, FL; Billie Bluwett of Corbin, KY; Estill Tyler of Middlesboro, KY and Georgia Hunter of San Diego, CA.; 1 Brother: Virgil Collett of Michigan; 2 Sisters: Laura Lee Collett of Santa Fe, NM and Berlyne Collett of Riverside, CA; 16 Grandchildren and 18 Great Grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, April 29, at the Creech Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. William Boyd Bingham presiding.
Interment will follow in the Wallsend Cemetery at Pineville, KY
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and great grandsons.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, April 28, at the Creech Funeral Home. Online condolences and guestbook are available at www.creechfh.com
Creech Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.