Obit: Arelee Orr

Obit: Arelee Orr

July 4th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Arelee Orr, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2013, at a local hospital.He was a retired crane operator employed by Dixie Portland. He was a member of Solid Anchor Baptist Church.He was preceded in death by his parents, Novella and Alter Orr; sisters, Mattie and Ella Mae; brothers, James, Grady and Charlie.Survivors include his wife, Georgia Mae Orr; sons, Marshall (Priscilla) Orr Sr., of Lithonia, Ga., Melvin Leslie, of Chattanooga and Terry Smith, of Lexington, Ky.; brothers, Robert (Maxine) Orr and Phillip Orr, both of Courtland, Ala.; sisters, Bernice Echols, of Decatur, Ala. and Bertha Mitchell, of Courtland; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a host of other relatives and friends.Funeral: at 1 p.m. Friday at Solid Anchor Baptist Church with Pastor Johnny Horne as the eulogist.Burial: Highland Memorial Gardens.Visitation: from 7-8 p.m. today at Taylor Funeral Home.