Keith "Spike" Orr

Keith “Spike” Orr,  56, of the Franks Creek Community of Robbinsville, North Carolina,  passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 at his residence, surrounded by his family.
   He was a native of Graham County and the son of Wanda “Johnnie” and Freddie Brooms and the late Harold Orr.
   In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Angie Williams Orr; sons and his daughter-in-law, Christopher and Julie Orr, Cody Orr of Robbinsville, North Carolina; daughter, Montana Orr Byrd of Loxley, Alabama; brothers and their wives, Mitch and Carla Orr of Robbinsville, North Carolina, J.R. and Pam Orr  of Sylva, North Carolina, Kenneth Brooms of Robbinsville, North Carolina; his granddaughters, Cheslyn Orr, and Autumn Orr; and his in-laws, Hugh Darrell and Ramona Williams.             
    He is also survived by two very dear friends whom he thought of as his sons, Joseph Whittle of Troutman, North Carolina and David Simonds of Cookville, Tennessee.
   The family received friends from 12 noon till 2  p.m. on Sunday at the Chapel prior to the service.
   Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 8, 2018 at the Townson-Smith Chapel.           
   The Rev. Mitch Orr and Max Turpin officiated.
   Burial followed at the Lone Oak Baptist Church Cemetery. Townson-Smith Funeral Home was honored to have served the Orr family.
   An online register is available at


The Graham Star

Mailing address: P.O. Box 69, Robbinsville, NC 28771

Street address: 720 Tallulah Rd., Robbinsville, NC 28771

Phone number: 828-479-3383

Fax number: 828-479-1044