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Mickey Orvin

February 12, 1952 ~ November 14, 2019 (age 67)


Mickey Orvin, age 67, of Baxley, died Thursday, November 14, 2019 in Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah.

Mr. Orvin was born February 12, 1952 in Jeff Davis County to the late Wade Horace Orvin and the late Carrie Lee Branch Orvin. He was a member of Sand Hill Creek Free Will Baptist Church where he served as the Sunday School Superintendant. Mr. Orvin was a claims adjuster for Armtech Insurance & Farm Service Agency and a member of the Appling County Touchdown Club.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Orvin was preceded in death by sisters, Jeanette Bowman, Wynell Bush, Marilyn Trogdon and brothers, R. L. Orvin and D. C. Orvin.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara Murphy Orvin of Baxley; sons & a daughter in law, Brandon & Hailey Orvin of Alma and Justin Orvin of Baxley; sisters, Annette Osborne of Baxley, Dorothy Osteen of Blackshear, Carrie Lee Bryant of Tallahassee, FL & Jackie Hayes of Brantley County; brothers, J. W. (Patricia) Orvin, H. B. (Janet) Orvin and Danny (Brenda) Orvin all of Baxley; mother in law, Sue Murphy of Baxley; sister-in-law, Billie Jean Orvin of Baxley; brother-in-law, Bob (Latrell) Trogdon of Alma; grandchildren, River & Chloe Orvin of Alma and Isla & Harbor Orvin of Baxley. Several nieces & nephews also survive.

Funeral Services will be held Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at Sand Hill Creek Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Karl Sexton, Rev. Thurman “Pet” Hayes, & Rev. Clint Bowman officiating. Mr. Orvin will lie in state one hour prior to service at the Church.

Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.

Active Pallbearers will be Lantz Orvin, Scotty Orvin, Steven Wright, Andy Orvin, Hunter Allen, & Will Miles.

Honorary Pallbearers will be all friends in attendance.

Visitation will be Saturday evening 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Sand Hill Free Will Baptist Church.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.

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November 16, 2019

6:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Sand Hill Free Will Baptist Church

Funeral Service
November 17, 2019

3:00 PM
Sand Hill Creek Free Will Baptist Church

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