Joycelyn Ruth Parker Orr

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Joycelyn Ruth Parker Orr, age 75 of Lewisburg, passed away Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, at Village Manor Assisted Living in Lewisburg. A native of Lewisburg, Mrs. Orr was a retired bookkeeper of the family business, Orr Insurance. She was the daughter of the late Lewis M. Parker and Edna M. Bailey. She is the widow of Robert Orr, who passed away in 2005, and is a member of Hardin Chapel Church of Christ.

Joycelyn is survived by a daughter, Becky (Rick) Jent; and a son, Robert (Mickey) Orr, both of Belfast, Tennessee; grandson, Alex Jent; two sisters Kathy (Babe) Hardison and Pat (David) Cook, both of Lewisburg; an aunt, Betty Bigger of Lewisburg; and several cousins, sisters-in-law and friends. Services were conducted at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015, from the Chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Ron Kleine officiating. Burial followed in Temple Cemetery at Farmington, Tennessee. Visitation with the family was from 3 to 8 p.m., Saturday,Oct. 17, and again at 12:30 p.m. Sunday until the service time.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, Tennessee, 38101-9908.

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Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements.