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In Memory of

Orville James Birge

May 13, 1934 - May 17, 2017

Obituary


Orville J. Birge, Sr., 83, of Monroeville, passed away at 8:30 PM, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in Montgomery, AL. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, May 22, 2017 at Greenwood Serenity Cemetery with Reverend Winston brooks officiating. The family will accept friends from 1:00 - 2:00 PM at Leak Memory Chapel. O.J. was born in Drumwright, OK on May 13, 1934 to Fred and Ethel. He and Catherine (Dillard) Birge, of Montgomery, wed April 18, 1954 and have celebrated 63 years of Marriage. He is survived by his loving wife, Catherine;...

Orville J. Birge, Sr., 83, of Monroeville, passed away at 8:30 PM, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in Montgomery, AL. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, May 22, 2017 at Greenwood Serenity Cemetery with Reverend Winston brooks officiating. The family will accept friends from 1:00 - 2:00 PM at Leak Memory Chapel. O.J. was born in Drumwright, OK on May 13, 1934 to Fred and Ethel. He and Catherine (Dillard) Birge, of Montgomery, wed April 18, 1954 and have celebrated 63 years of Marriage. He is survived by his loving wife, Catherine; sons, Jim (Wanda), Michael (Gail), Kenneth (Keenetha); daughters, Stephanie (Ronnie), Mary; eight grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; three sisters in Oklahoma; and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by one son, "Butch." A very special thank you to Sandra Hayes, whose loving support to the family has been invaluable. Leak Memory Chapel is directing.