Orville Richard McCune, 87, passed away on Feb. 13, 2017
Orville Richard McCune, 87, went to be with our Lord on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, surrounded by family at his home in Benton.
A celebration of life led by Pastor John Hull, will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at Carlson Funeral Home in El Dorado. Burial will follow in the Benton Cemetery.
Orville was born on May 26, 1929 in Benton, the son of Leonard and Elizabeth (Egan) McCune. He was a life long resident of Benton, and served his country in the United States Navy. Orville married Helen Rae Hall on May, 26, 1984, in Benton. He worked as a pumper for the Derby Refining Company for 35 years. Orville was a member of the American Legion in El Dorado.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Everett, Kenneth, Vernon, Chuck and Alfred McCune.
Orville is survived by: his wife, Rae, of the home; children, Scott McCune of Alburqurque, NM, Dr. Doug McCune of Kansas City, Mo.; step children, Mary Shain and husband, Brent of Hugo, Okla. , Susan Gillespie and husband Jimmy of Mustang, Okla., Pamela Martin and husband Danny Ray of Montgomery, Ala.; brothers, Merle McCune of Pratt and Marvin McCune of Round Rock, Texas; 12 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren.
Sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Orville at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com.