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Leslie Vance Orman, 90

New Albany MS obituary 2017

Leslie Vance Orman

(April 5, 1927 – May 23, 2017)


Leslie Vance Orman, 90, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County. He was born April 5, 1927, in Tippah County to Clyde L. and Hermie McClain Orman. He was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church where he was an ordained Deacon. He was retired from Brookwood Furniture and had also worked part-time at the New Albany Gazette.

Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 26, 2017, at Oak Hill Baptist Church with Bro. Vic Garrison and Bro. Roy Foshee officiating.

Burial will be in Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.

He is survived by his wife: Geraldine Griggs Orman; 2 sons: Christopher Monroe Orman and Stephen Griggs Orman; 1 sister: Mavis Thomas; 1 brother: James ‘Buddy’ Orman; and 9 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; 1 sister: Mary Ila Berthay and brother-in-law Clarence Berthay; and 2 brothers: Sidney L. Orman and L. D. Orman.

Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 25, 2017, at the funeral home. The body will lie-in-state at the church from 1:00 p.m. until service time Friday.

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