Lloyd “Ray” Orr, 77, of the Sweetwater community went peacefully to be with his Lord and Savior at his home on Saturday, May 29, 2021. He was the son of the late Roy and Nora Elliott Orr. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Gene Orr and sister, Glena Lail and infant sister, Nina Orr. Ray was a faithful member of Sweetwater Baptist Church and served as a Sunday School teacher and Deacon for many years. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Carol Jones Orr; his daughter Rhonda Anderson (Billy), his son Scott Orr (Barbie), sisters Maxine Crisp and Wilma Millsaps, brother Gerald Orr, sister-in-law Connie Orr, along with several nieces and nephews. He has six grandchildren who always brought a smile to his face; Cameron Anderson (Hannah), Kinsley Fender (Dustie), Carleigh Anderson (Logan), Landan Orr (Maggie) and Lakin and Brynlee Orr. Pallbearers will be Cameron Anderson, Landan Orr, Logan Odom, Dawson Orr, Kevin Orr, and Trent Nichols. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at Sweetwater Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 prior to the service. The Reverends G.D. Phillips and Patrick Breedlove will officiate. Burial will follow in the Old Mother Cemetery. Townson-Smith Funeral Home is honored to serve the Orr family. An online register is available at www.townson-smithfuneralhome.com
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