Jerrold Eugene Orr, 81, of Noblesville, passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2020, at Riverwalk Village in Noblesville. He was born on August 28, 1939, to William Marshall and Myrtle Dell Orr in Hitchcock, Oklahoma.
Jerry graduated from Iowa State Teachers College in 1964. He began his career as an English teacher and then worked for the federal government for eleven and half years. Jerry found his true passion in real estate which he always said was a people business not a housing business. His 27-year real estate career concluded as a manager for F.C. Tucker. Jerry was a member of the Noblesville First United Methodist Church for 45 years and president of the Noblesville Optimist Club. He also volunteered for Meals on Wheels, Noblesville Youth Football, and the Noblesville Soccer Club. He was always an active participant in any church he attended from Sunday school teacher to lay leader to committee member.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Judie (Lewis) Orr; son, John Orr; daughters, Jennifer (Chris) Donham and Jessica (Brian) McKamie; 7 grandchildren, Kailyn, Colton, and Sydney Orr, Joshua and Jessie Donham, Hudson and Lily Belle McKamie; and 1 great-grandchild, Holland Orr.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 7 beloved siblings.
Visitation will be from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday, November 21, 2020, at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road in Noblesville, with the funeral immediately following. Burial will be at Crownland Cemetery in Noblesville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Processing Center, PO Box 863765, Orlando, FL 32886.
Shriners Hospitals For Children
Processing Center, PO Box 863765, Orlando FL 32886