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Burt Mitchell Orr, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1923
Chester County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 2010, USA

He was the son of the late Burt Mitchell Orr, Sr. and Mary Lou Brakefield Orr. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Brinkley Orr.

He was a member of First Baptist Church in Blackville. He graduated from the University of South Carolina where he received his bachelor's degree in physics and master's degree in education. He served as an aviator in WWII and the Korean War in the USMC and was decorated for his actions and retired from the USMC Reserve after 29 years of service. He had retired from a long career in education. He was a member of the American Legion Post in Blackville and the Amateur Radio Club.

Surviving are two sons, Rev. Frederick Burt Orr and his wife, Kathy, and Clifton Kinder Orr, all of Blackville; sister, Sarah Scarborough of Atlantic Beach, FL; and 1 grandchild. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Jean Brinkley Orr (1919 - 1978)
 
Burial:
Southland Memorial Gardens
West Columbia
Lexington County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Liana Orr
Originally Created by: Laurie Davis Hannah
Record added: Nov 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61147980
Burt Mitchell Orr, Jr
Added by: Laurie Davis Hannah
 
Burt Mitchell Orr, Jr
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- Laurie Davis Hannah
 Added: Nov. 11, 2014

- Laurie Davis Hannah
 Added: Nov. 8, 2014
Thanks for your service. Semper Fi.
- Laurie Davis Hannah
 Added: Nov. 5, 2010
 
 
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