Thelma Grace Orr


Thelma Grace Orr of Drain, OR, died on November 4, 2019 at the age of 89.  She was born

in Spearfish, South Dakota to parents Harry and Ruth Mae (Reese) Keeny.  She graduated from Drain Union High School in Drain, OR.  Thelma was a homemaker who enjoyed cooking, garage selling, and

collecting teapots and recipe books.  She especially enjoyed being with her family.  She was a member of the Yoncalla Lion’s Club.  She married Charles Orr on January 24, 1954 in Drain.  She is survived by

daughter, Sandra and Hiram Gilbert of Eugene, OR; daughter, Zebbra Perini of Drain; daughter, Charlotte and Russell Kaleese of Drain; daughter, Jul Orr and Val Burgess of Drain; and son, Edward Orr of Drain; 10 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Orr in 1996; son, Everett Orr in 1986; great-grandson, Ethan Orr and son-in-law, Doug Perini.  Services were held at the Church of Christ in Drain, OR. Arrangements are in the care of Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove.

 

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