Charles Orr, age 85, of 1307 Blackshear Road, Cordele, died Monday, February 8, 2021, at Crisp Regional Hospital in Cordele.
Born in Trion, Georgia, he was the son of the late Raymond Orr and Gertrude Yates Orr. Mr. Orr retired from Peachtree Windows and Doors where he served as the credit manager. He leaves many friends in various places such as Blairsville and Chattanooga, Tennessee, where he lived for 10 years prior to moving to Cordele a year ago to be near his daughter. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church in Chattanooga.
Daughter: Allison Bowen (Rooney, III) of Vienna
Jimmy Orr (Pluma) of Summerville
Raymond Orr (Linda) of Summerville
Aunt: Doris Yates of Douglasville
Sister-in-law: Shirley Christopher (Steve) of The Villages, FL
Neeley Harmon (Kelly) of Rutledge
Haydon Davis of Corvallis, MT
Chandler Bowen of Cordele
He is also survived by his faithful companions, his dog, Bella and his cat, Zoe.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Beverly Thompson Orr.
A memorial service will be held at 11 am Saturday, March 6 in the chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home, 10355 Commerce Street Summerville, GA 30747. For more information, you may contact the funeral home at (706) 857-3423.
The family requests memorial gifts be made to Vienna United Methodist Church Open Hearts Thrift Ministry, c/o Allison Bowen, 311 Hudson Road, Vienna, Georgia 31092.
Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.
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