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Obituary for Joseph Paul Orr

Joseph Paul Orr, 25, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2022.

Joseph was born in Macon County to mother, Linda Mathis Orr of Franklin and father, Terrance Victor Orr of Annapolis, MD.
Joseph was an employee at the Georgia Road Ingles and a dedicated volunteer firefighter. He was a member of Rukkus Athletics. He enjoyed hiking, history and reading. He was a talented woodworker and artist.

He is survived by his parents, Linda Orr and Terry Orr; siblings, Terry Orr Jr of Franklin, Alexa Orr of Franklin, and MaryAnn Orr (Michael) of Goodyear Arizona; aunts, Lisa Dunlap (Stan) of Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA, Janice Homewood of Stuart FL; Toni Gerrior (Phil) of Annapolis MD; niece, Kleo Fitzpatrick; and nephew, Saint Fitzpatrick.

A visitation will be held on Friday, July 29, 2022, from 6pm to 8pm at Macon Funeral Home.

A service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Macon Funeral Home.

Burial to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery.

The Clarks Chapel Volunteer Firefighters will serve as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Clarks Chapel Volunteer Fire Department, C/O Joey McCollum, 270 Fulcher Rd, Franklin, NC 28734.

Online condolences can be made at

Macon Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements