Violet May Orr, 91, of Belen, died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at her residence following a long illness.
She was born May 5, 1914, in Trenton, Mo., to Frank and Grace Marrs.
She spent most of her early life in Hereford, Texas. She married her high school sweetheart, Walter Milton Orr, on Dec. 10,1933.
She was preceded in death by her husband; and grandson, Bryan Orr.
She is survived by her son, Ronnie Orr (and wife Jo) of Elephant Butte; a daughter, Sharal Askin of Arlington, Va.; a brother, Frank Marrs; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two nephews; one niece; and Milton’s nieces and nephews.
Reverend Boyd Morerod officiated.
Pallbearers were her two grandsons, Steven Askin and Tony Orr; three great-grandsons, Daniel Guin, Cody Orr and Forrest Orr; and two nephews, Frank and Greg Marrs.
Arrangements were by Romero Funeral Home in Belen.