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October 25, 2013

Jack David Orr

WYTHEVILLE, Va. — Jack David Orr, age 71, of (Hogback), Wytheville, VA, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2013 in Bristol, TN. He was born on September 21, 1942 in Glade Springs, VA, the son of the late Morris Eugene, Sr. and Arlene Dunn Orr.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Lillian Orr and Sue Gilley; two brothers, Rick Orr and Larry Orr.

Dave is survived by his wife, Anna Belle Orr; two daughters and sons-in-law, Sammie and Todd King of (Kimberlin) Rural Retreat, VA, Shannon and Ronnie Umberger, the Muskrat Section of Wytheville; grandchildren, Hunter King, Cheyenne King Sheffey, Santana King, Cody Umberger and Kaitlyn Umberger; two sisters, Bonnie Bates of Marion, VA and Libby Owens of Glade Springs, VA; brother, Morris Eugene, Jr. and Christine Orr of Glade Springs; brother-in-law, June Brewster; brother-in-law and wife, Lut and Charlotte Cline; three special friends, Joe Hale, Rodney Foglesong and Jamie Martin; his beloved dog, Rambo; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be private. The family will receive friends at the residence of his daughter, Shannon and Ronnie Umberger, 308 Muskrat Road, Wytheville, VA at any time.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville, VA is serving the Orr family.

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