Faye McReynolds Orr
Faye McReynolds Orr was born on April 30, 1932, to Oscar Print and Elma Lilly Morton McReynolds of Lynn Grove, Kentucky.
Faye graduated from Lynn Grove High School in 1952 and married Dewey Beal Orr in 1954. She was previously employed at Belk Settle, Corn Austin and retired from Murray Public Works. She was a founding member of Westside Baptist Church where she was active in Lillian’s Sunday School class and was president of WMU for many years. She loved working in her yard and flower garden and won the Yard of the Month award several times. Mrs. Orr was a wonderful cook and loved sharing her recipes with her friends and neighbours. Her husband always said she was the best cook in Calloway County.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and twin brother, Charles McReynolds; as well as brothers including Ace, Elwood and Joe Pat McReynolds; one sister, Evon Wilson; and half-siblings, Hafford McReynolds, Arvis McReynolds and Cloteil Henley.
Mrs. Orr is survived by her children, Marketia Jenkins and her husband John, Joe Beal Orr, and Hal Orr and his wife Chantal; grandchildren Susan Burkeen and her husband Richard, Stacey Orr, Bryce Orr and his wife Amber, Curtis Orr, Mark Jenkins and his wife Michelle, Michael Jenkins and his wife Eloisa, and Catherine Stanford and her husband Russell; 10 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; his brother, Harold McReynolds and his wife Pat; and a sister, Linda Smith.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 11, 2022 at the JH Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services, followed by a private interment at Sinking Spring Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 11, 2022 at the funeral home. The officiant will be grandson, Richard Burkeen; grandson, Mark Jenkins; and his son-in-law, Dr. John Jenkins. The bearers will be Bryce Orr, Curtis Orr, Michael Jenkins, Russell Stanford and Jamison Orr.
Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice Home, 803 Poplar St., Murray, KY 42071.
Online condolences can be posted at www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com.
JH Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services is making arrangements.
Angels ‘Aggie’ Rose Nimmo
Agnes “Aggie” Rose Nimmo, 105, of Hardin, Kentucky, died Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at her residence in Hardin.
She was a homemaker and a member of Olive Baptist Church.
She was the daughter of the late Connie Norwood and the late Colla (Nelson) Norwood. She was also predeceased by her husband, Louie Franklin Nimmo; a toddler; and a brother, Joe Norwood.
Mrs. Nimmo is survived by three daughters: Diana Lawrence of Benton, Anna Watkins of Olive and Belinda Jett of Murray; two sons: Craig Watkins of Hardin and Joseph “Joey” Watkins of Benton; eight grandchildren, Chasity Lawrence, Sarah Robinson, Justin Lawrence, Lee Jett, Joshua Watkins, Keagen Watkins, Alexis Watkins and Ian Jett; great-grandchildren, Ayden Lawrence, Jocelyn Stafford, Grayson Lawrence, Remington Lawrence, Owen Lawrence and soon to be Baby Aggie Lawrence; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, September 12, 2022 at Collier Funeral Chapel in Benton with Chris Moore officiating. Interment will be at Horn Cemetery in Benton. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, September 11, 2022 at the funeral home.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Trinidad Missions, c/o Riverwoods Church, 1001 Main St., Benton, KY 42025.
Collier Funeral Home of Benton is making arrangements.
Floyd W. Dixon
Floyd W. Dixon, 66, of New Concord, Kentucky, died Thursday, September 8, 2022 at Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House.
Arrangements are incomplete at Imes Funeral Home & Crematory in downtown Murray.
Elaine D. Beste
Elaine D. Beste, 91, of Murray, Kentucky, died Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at Spring Creek Health Care and Rehab in Murray.
Arrangements are incomplete at JH Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.