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Thomas Paul Orr

December 31, 1939 - October 14, 2021

Thomas P. Orr, 81, of Penrose, passed away on Thursday, October 14, 2021, at his residence.  He was born in Henderson County to the late Homer and Grace (Owen) Orr.  He was also preceded in death by his children Tony and Crystal Orr; brothers, Clyde, Charles, and GH; and sister Mildred Ashe.

Thomas was a lifelong residence of this area and retired from Dupont.

He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Barbara Reece; grandchildren Amanda Worley and Jeremy Worley; great grandchildren Zack and Kaden; sister Pat Jones of Penrose and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at two o’clock p.m. on Sunday, October 17, 2021, at Little River Baptist Church Cemetery in Penrose.

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Date: Sunday, October 17, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Little River Baptist Church

51 Little River Church Road
Penrose, Transylvania, NC 28766

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