Mr. Clarence Orum was born to the late Mrs. Bessie Orum Elsberry on January 7, 1949 in Montgomery Alabama. Clarence was the third of six children. Clarence was married to Clemmie Williams Orum. To this union were born 3 children; Lorenzo, Veronica, and Claretta Orum.
Clarence was a 1968 graduate of Booker T. Washington High School in Montgomery, Alabama. Clarence was employed and retired from both Rheem and Webster industries. He loved music, and could really sing… to his family he was our very own “Smokey Robinson”.
He was preceded in death by his wife Clemmie Orum, daughter Veronica Orum McCall, parents Bessie Elsberry and Sam Lusane; sister Dorothy Anderson Baldwin, and brother Willie Lusane.
Clarence leaves to cherish his memories, children; Lorenzo (Tracy) Orum and Claretta Orum Johnson. Sisters; Velma Orum-Davis, Georgia-Orum (Eric) Baldwin, Annette Orum-Hall, and Ruth Elaine (James) Pawnell, brother; Henry (Ethel) Orum, sister-in-laws; Mary (Lewis) Williams of Newark, New Jersey, Carol Walker of Dora, AL; Pauline Bennett of Sipsey, AL; brother-in-laws Eddie (Yvonne) Bennett of Columbus, NJ; Robert Lewis Jr. of Hamilton, AL, John Williams Jr., of Moultrie, GA, grandchildren; Patrice Combs-Orum of Wetumpka, AL; Michael McCall, Mya McCall, Asyia Orum, Eric Johnson Jr., Braylon Orum, one great grandchild Rileigh McCall all of Montgomery, AL, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

 

 

Mr. Clarence Orum a resident of Montgomery, AL passed away November 26, 2015.

Funeral Service will be Friday, December 4, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. 

Ross-Clayton funeral Home Chapel   1412 Adams Avenue  Montgomery, AL 36104  (334) 262-3889

Officianting: Hoza Billips Pastor of Consuming Fire Ministries