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 - Services for N.M. Orr, 89 To be Thursday Milton...
Services for N.M. Orr, 89 To be Thursday Milton Newton Oft, 89, died at 8:55 p.m. Sunday, Augutit 28, In Collingffworth General Hospital, His home was ai Memphis, but he wa» presently IMng In Thorns* Nursing Center. He was the father of Dr. J.M.Orr, Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, Sept. I, in First United Methodist Church of Memphis, with the Rev. Kenneth Metxgcr. pan- tor, and Mln, lorn Hmoy, of First Christian Church, Memphis, officiating. Burial will be In Falrvlew Ccmetry, Memphis, with Masonic Rites and under the direction of Splcer Funeral Home. Mr. Orr was born January I, 1888, in Pulatkl, Term., and moved to Hall County with his family In 1890. He wns married m Miss Addilcc ViiHancc April 1, 1906, at Pla*kn, where he farmed and lived until he retired and moved In Memphis In I960, He wa.s a member of First United Methodist Church, the Memphis Masonic Lodge and the Odd Fellows Lodge. He Is survived by three sons, William Newton Orr, of Houston, Leo Wesley Orr of Lubbock, and Dr. James Milton Orr of Wellington; three daughters, Mrs, Fnnnle Mae Georue of Memphis, also can run with the ball, the Hollis quarterback run* only occasionally. Of the four time* the teams have met since WHIiarm and Ms staff came to Wellington. Wellington ha* won Mce and Hollto twice. Thi* will be the tie-breaker. Hnlll* does have a 4-game advantage from the 1976 scaiMjn, as the Tiger* went to the Oklahoma State Semi-fin- alt a year ago. The Rocket* have another thing going, and that f« a tradition. In the last three season, the Skyrockets have won 17 games. Imr only three and tied one. They will go to Oklahoma Friday night, conscious of this, "We're expecting a real tough game, and whoever K ready is going to win," Coach Williams reaffirmed, then added-• "We're going to he ready to pl«y when we gel over there," A full contcngent of fans is also expected to travel to Holli* for the event. Don't Just store It away and forget it—sell It with a classified ad In The Leader and uie the money to buy something you need, Mrs. Addilcc Ouida Brook* of Albuquerque, N.M., and Mrs. Mclvina Lavcrnc Heath of Tehran, Iran; one sister, Mrs. A. Clddcn of Arrwrillo; 17 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. His wife died in l%6.

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  1. The Wellington Leader,
  2. 01 Sep 1977, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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