Orrell, Frank W. "Bud"

Retired From The State Of Tennessee

Friday, March 28, 2014

Frank W. "Bud" Orrell, 96, of Chattanooga, died on Thursday, March 27, 2014.

Mr. Orrell was born in St. Elmo, and attended the Tennessee School for the Blind. He retired from the state of Tennessee.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Alma Malone Orrell, his father, William Orrell, his sons, Donnie and Freddie Orrell, his brothers, Pat and Thomas Orrell, his sisters, Clara Markowize, Sue Orrell, and Emma See Venable. 

There will be a graveside service at Forrest Hills Cemetery in St. Elmo at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 31, with Reverend Jerry Justice officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be given to the Tennessee School for the Blind, 115 Stewarts Ferry Pike Nashville, Tn. 37214

Arrangements are by Wann Funeral Home & Cremation Center, at the foot of historic Lookout Mountain, St. Elmo, 423 821-7551.  

Share your memories at www.wannfuneralhome.com.

 


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