Lorrene B. (Simmons) Orr-Fausnight, 77, of Kimbolton, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday (July 22, 2009) following a brief illness. She lived a Godly life and was an inspiration to her family and all those who knew and loved her. She attended Birds Run Community Church.
Mrs. Fausnight was born in Spencer, W.VA. on November 16, 1931, a daughter of the late Ernest Scott and Blanche Jane (Phillips) Simmons.
She was preceded in death by: her Father and Mother; first husband, Richard (Dick) Lee Orr, whom she married May of 1949; an infant granddaughter Janet Young; and a niece Sandy Jo Simmons.
She is survived by: her husband, Levi H. Fausnight whom she married on September 11, 1975; three sons: David (Nancy) Orr, John (Cindy) Orr of Kimbolton, and Ernest J. (Myong) Orr of Cambridge; three daughters, Joyce (Randy) Clark of Senecaville, Shirley (Jeffrey) Heller and Susan (Dave) Mulinix of Kimblolton; five daughters by marriage, Norleen (Jim) Hoadley Shepardstown W.VA., Denise (Edwin) Gilmore of Stonecreek, Teare (Bill) Reedy of Seville, Cristie (Rodney) Merce and Marla (Duane) Mourer of Kimbolton; 30 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; one brother, Ralph (Shirley) Simmons of Gnadenhutten; one nephew, one great-nephew; one great-niece; and a cousin, Maggie Boggs of Spencer, W.VA.
She began her 44 year career in the Real Estate business as a realtor with Shriver Realty from 1965- 1967. She then became the 2nd woman Broker in Guernsey County when she and husband Dick Orr started Orr Realty from 1967-1976. She then joined United Farm Real Estate Company from 1976-1985. She and husband Levi Fausnight started Birds Run Realty from 1985-2005 and continued to sell their own land from 2005, until her death, as the Birds Run Land Company.
Visitation was on Friday, July 24, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Bundy-Law Funeral Home with the service on Saturday, July 25, at 11am. Burial followed in Clearfork Cemetery. Pastor Scott Simmons officiated the service.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Birds Run Community Church P.O. Box 18 Kimbolton, Ohio 43749.
On line condolences may be sent to the family at www.bundy-lawfuneralhome.com.