Graveside services for Donald Clay Orange, 83, of Princeton, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Cedar Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Mark Faughn officiating. Military honors will be held.
Mr. Orange died Tuesday, Feb. 12, at his home. He was employed for 50 years as the foreman for the dye house at Princeton Hosiery Mill. He was a member of Cedar Bluff Baptist Church, Caldwell County Fire Department, lifetime American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars member, a KY Colonel and an avid UK basketball fan. He was a Korean Army Veteran.
His parents were Barney Flowers Orange and Hazel Lucille Creekmur Orange Glass.
He was preceded in death by his step-father, William Barney Glass; two sisters, Mary Mathney and Lydia Jane Orange; two brothers, James Ellis Orange and Kenneth Orange.
Survivors are: his wife, Wanda Poindexter Orange of Princeton; a daughter, Dana Coleman of Princeton; two sons, Tim Orange of Eddyville, Kerry Don Orange of Princeton; five sisters, Fern Henderson of Hopkinsville, Joan Raskin of Hampton, Va., Barbara Yates and Clara Murphy, both of Eddyville, and Judy Creekmur of Princeton; seven grandchildren, Andrea Brumley, Allison Herndon, Abigail Coleman, Morgan Rousseau, Mara Jo Thomas, Clay Orange, Riley Orange; two great grandchildren, Kinley Thomas and Mollie Thomas; several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Cedar Bluff Baptist Church Bible Drive, PO Box 105, Princeton, KY 42445.
You may light a candle or leave a message with the family at www.morgansfuneralhome.com.