Rose Alice Orr
JACKSON, TENN. — Rose Alice (Flanegin) Orr, 88, Jackson, Tenn., formerly of Logansport, was received into God’s Kingdom Thursday, May 1, 2014.
Rose was born Aug. 12, 1926, in Logansport, to the late Lorin Alexander and Edith Marie (Orr) Flanegin of Flanegin Hardware.
Her brother, John Thomas Flanegin, preceded her in death Oct. 7, 1944.
She married Donald Alan Brown from the Chicago area Oct. 14, 1946. Don passed on Oct. 6, 1970, and is buried at Ft. Bliss National Cemetery in El Paso, Texas.
Her second marriage to Robert Harry Orr from the Michigan area was on March 8, 1980. Bob passed on April 8, 2005, and is buried at the Houston National Cemetery in Houston, Texas.
Rose is survived by her daughter and husband, Cathy and Rick Ribble of Jackson, Tenn.; her daughter, Elaine Kay Brown of Tucson, Ariz.; her son and wife, Dean and Darlene Brown of Minnetonka, Minn.; and her stepson and wife, Doug and Shireen Orr of Las Vegas.
She had six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held in Jackson, Tenn. May 17 at Concordia Lutheran Church with the Rev. Gregory Truwe officiating. Her remains are buried with her family in Logansport at Mount Hope Cemetery.