img033-210x300Private family services will be held for Earl Vance Orr, 87, of Chickasha.

Earl Vance Orr, known as E.V., was born on January 6, 1929 in Winfield, Kansas to Edgar B. Orr and Mabel J. (Rozar) Orr. He died on October 11, 2016 in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

E.V. grew up in Eldorado, Kansas and Seminole, Oklahoma. He attended elementary school and graduated high school in Seminole.

On July 8, 1950, E.V. married Margret Ellon Honsinger and they enjoyed life together until her passing in August of 2014.

He was employed for 37 years with Mobil Corporation at locations in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Saudi Arabia. E.V. was also a 32nd degree Mason in the Harper, Kansas Masonic Lodge. His and Margret’s most important and primary interest were their four granddaughters and one grandson. Earl was the last of his generation of the Orr family.

E.V. was preceded in death by both parents and his wife, Margret Orr; five brothers and two sisters and their spouses.

Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Janice and Ben Morris of Mustang; son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Milinda Orr of Alex; son and daughter-in-law, Floyd and Carolyn Orr of Chickasha; granddaughters, Stephanie Abbott, Dr. Brandy Kalami, Ellie Williams, and Cynthia Neher; grandson, Christopher Orr; and other extended family and friends.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.