Clarence Orum

01/07/1949 - 11/26/2015

Obituary for Clarence Orum

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”.
Clarence 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.

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  1. Santina Phifer says

    You will be missed dearly continue to watch over your family!!! Gone but never forgotten 😘😘

  2. Rhonda Wyman says

    You will truly be missed. RIH Sweet Angel.

  3. Koaleshia says

    RIH u will be truly missed .

  4. Anonymous says

    Your gone but not forgotten…Rest on Ms. Shirley…Your girls have a very special angel watching over them now😇🙌🏾🙌🏾

  5. Anonymous says

    You Was always Smiling and the Love you had for your kids was Awesome I’m sure Taylor will miss you

  6. Anonymous says

    You will be missed!!!

  7. Annie Wright says

    Your gone but never be forgotten…You will be truly missed by your family and friends❤😘

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  9. Anonymous says

    Fly on Angel, Fly on!! RIH.

  10. Alisha pickett says

    Will be missed but never forgotten love u always love rest up friend 😘😘😘😘

  11. Doris Shuler says

    I will not say good bye Shirley, I will only say good night!! REST IN GOD’S ARMS FRIEND 💙❤💙❤💖

  12. Dianne Jackson says

    You’ll kept God first and stand in his Faith! Shirley will be missed. Shirley had such a sweet spirit that would help anyone. Much love from Shirley’s family and friends of the St. James neighbor💐🙏🏽

  13. Linda Lewis says

    I will always cherish all of those fond and sweet memories of you in my heart. Rest well my love rest well.

  14. Renalda says

    May my Beautiful big sis rest in paradise, you will be truly missed🙏🏾😘😪 your lil sis Renalda

  15. Tan stone says

    Fly on Bianca and Nella angel fly on

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