The Valdosta Daily Times
Ruth Claudette Lavern Lamb Freelove was born on June 30,1942 to the late Beulah Lamb and Nathan Orr Sr. She departed this life on Friday, March 14, 2014 in Fort Hood, Texas.
Ruth was a faithful member of the Southside Church of Christ. She was employed at I.T.T. Metal Products for 18 years and also at Trus-Joist McMillian for 17 years. She was very loved and cared about in her home town of Valdosta, Georgia. She was also known for her smile.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents and her sister; Sylvia Sprolden, and her brother; James Orr.
She leaves to cherish her memories (2) sons Illinois Freelove Jr. of Valdosta, Ga. Sergeant First Class Eric Freelove Sr.(Jeanette) of Fort Hood, Texas. (1) Daughter Angela Freelove of Valdosta, Ga. (4)Sisters, Linda Lamb, Arrie Johnson(Calvin), Pauline Hill all of Valdosta, Ga., and Shirley Orr of Atlanta, Ga. (4)Brothers: Thurston Lamb, Calvin Orr(Helen), Nathan Orr Jr.(Anita) and Allen Orr all of Valdosta, Ga. Sister-in-Law: Shirley Tucker. (15)Grandchildren, (10) Great-Grandchildren , (2) Special Nephews: Micheal Hampton and Johnny Gray(Debbie). And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.