Jackie A. Orr, 79, of Winder died Monday, July 9, 2012.
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Born in Statesboro, to the late Hamp Arnett Nessmith and Elizabeth Jane Carroll Nessmith. She was a member of Union Baptist Church, a Brownie Girl Scout Leader, a member of Ladies 500 Club Bowling Club, Ladies Softball, Holsenbeck Ladies Basket Ball, National Red Hat Society, The Black Hatter's, a Bunco Group and a Causasta Group. She was the owner/operator of Orr's Bar-B-Q Restaurant and Orr's apartments. She raised 4 children and 2 grandchildren and was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her husband, J.W. Orr and son, Michael Edward Orr preceded her in death.
Survivors include: sons, John William Orr III (Johnny) and wife Tammy, of Winder and Richard Arnett Orr (Arnie) and wife Glenda, of Winder; daughter, Beverly and Lamar Manders of Winder; grandchildren, Brandy Manders and Skip Freeman, Misty and Chris Freeman, Haley and Quinn Bridges, Michelle Orr and Dylan Orr; great-grandchildren, Andrew Freeman and Lauren Freeman; sister, Inogene Hendrix of Wilmington Island, Savannah.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 10 at Smith Funeral Home from 5 – 9 p.m. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 11 in Smith Memory Chapel with Rev. Ronald Hewett and Mrs. Susan Kiley officiating. Interment will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens.
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in BarrowCountyNews from July 9 to Aug. 8, 2012