Carrol Ann Orr

Carrol Ann Orr, age 78, a resident of Richmond, MO, a former resident of Braymer, passed away on Thurs., May 18, 2023, at Shirkey Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Richmond.

Carrol was born the daughter of Richard and Dorothy (Samms) Prewitt on July 20, 1944, in Livingston County, Missouri. She was a graduate of Dawn High School. Carrol was united in marriage to Thomas Orr on Feb. 20, 1966, at the home of Reverend Rice. He preceded her in death on March 3, 1993. She was a member of the Gospel Christian Center in Cowgill. Carrol enjoyed gardening, and loved spending time with her family, friends, and her grandchildren.

Survivors include one son, David Orr and wife Paige of Trimble; one daughter, Sheri Orr of Richmond; two grandchildren, Kelton Orr and wife Olivia of Odessa, and Kendall Orr of Manhattan, KS; two brothers, Ronald Prewitt and wife Judy of Gladstone, and Richard Prewitt and wife Janna of Riverside, CA; and two sisters, Joyce Ellis of Chillicothe, and Judy Bloss of Chillicothe.

 She was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Mary McElwee.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer, on Fri., May 26, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. A scheduled visitation will be held at the Lindley Pitts Funeral Home, in Braymer, on Fri., May 26, 2023, one hour prior to the service at 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer, on Thurs., May 25, 2023, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00p.m. Burial will be held at Black Oak Cemetery in Braymer.

 Memorial contributions may be made to Shirkey Hospice and/or Black Oak Cemetery and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Pitts Funeral Home, Braymer, Missouri. 


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