Minnie Orr

Funeral services for Minnie Orr, 77, of Benton were held on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at Lakeland Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Eddyville. Burial followed at Dixon Cemetery in Grand Rivers.

She passed away Saturday, Sept. 21 at Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah. She was a homemaker and a member of Grand Rivers Pisgah United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Yuell Orr of Benton; one daughter, Deidra Duncan of Grand Rivers; one son, Chris Orr and wife, Shannon of Huntsville, Ala.; one sister, Aneta Calhoun of Smithland; one brother, Albert Helm, Jr. and wife, Kathy of Hampton; four grandchildren, Lauren Donnelly (Kevin), Jordan Sims (Scott), Garrett Duncan and Courtney Jones (Weston), two great grandchildren, Charlotte and Jack Donnelly and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert Wentworth Helm and Lillie Pearl Bradshaw Helm, one sister, Virginia Bohanon and one son-in-law, Kerry Duncan.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer's Association, Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter, Kaden Tower, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY or Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center, 1530 Lone Oak Rd., Paducah, KY 42003.

You may light a candle or leave a message for the family at: www.lakelandchapel.com.