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Bill Orndorff Obituary

Bill  Orndorff
Bill Orndorff

March 6, 1931 - June 6, 2019
Resided in Adairville, Kentucky


William Irwin Orndorff (Bill), Adairville, Kentucky left this earthly life, surrounded by his loving family, and was embraced by the Father in his Heavenly home on Thursday, June 6, 2019.

Bill was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He was co-owner of the Adairville Feed Mill with his wife of 62 years, Ruth Dale Woodward Orndorff. He was active in the Adairville Chamber of Commerce and formerly served as president. Bill was active in the Full Gospel Businessmen’s International and served as president of the local chapter. He was also advisor for the AGLOW International for the local and regional chapters. Bill was a beloved member of the Belmont Church in Nashville, TN.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents, John Haddox and Frankie Kennerly Orndorff, his brothers, John, Jimmie and Frank, and his sister Sallie Belle Davis. He joins his precious angel grandchildren, Lionel David Orndorff, Ann Catherine Barbee and Rachel Baptist Orndorff.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Ruth, children, Chris (Debi) Orndorff, Gigi Orndorff Self, Ruth Marie (Lester) Barbee, John H. (Marsha) Orndorff and William Wren (Martha) Orndorff. Grandchildren include C.J. Orndorff, Michael Orndorff, Mary Allen, Keith Barbee, Clay Barbee, John Orndorff, Ellen Boortz, Addye Stokes, Amanda Carroll, Anna Orndorff, Esther Smith, Kathleen Orndorff, Will Orndorff, Rebecca Poore and Jacob Orndorff and 19 great grandchildren and a host of loving nieces and nephews.

Graveside Services for Bill Orndorff will be held at 7:00 pm Sunday, June 9, 2019 in the Berea Cemetery, with Mike Humble officiating and full Military Rites. The family will receive friends Sunday in the Berea Christian Church from 4:00 pm until time for the graveside service at 7:00 pm. Summers, Kirby and Sanders Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

There will also be a Celebration of Life at the Belmont Church in Nashville, TN on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Belmont Church, 16 Music Square E., Nashville, TN 37203; American Lung Association, 10168 Linn Station Road, Suite 100, Louisville, KY 40223;
or Hospuras Health of Barren River, 101 Riverwood Ave, Ste B, Bowling Green, KY 42103-9981.




Berea Christian Church
188 Berea Church Road
Russellville, KY US 42276
Sunday, June 9, 2019
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Graveside Service
Berea Cemetery
188 Berea Church Road
Russellville, KY US 42276
Sunday, June 9, 2019
7:00 PM
Berea Cemetery
188 Berea Church Road
Russellville, KY US 42276
Sunday, June 9, 2019
7:00 PM
Celebration Of Life
Belmont Church
68 Music Square E
Nashville , TN US 37203
Sunday, June 16, 2019
2:00 PM


Hosparus Barren River
101 Riverwood Ave Ste B
Bowling Green, KY 42103-9981
American Lung Association
10168 Linn Station Road, Suite 100
Louisville, KY USA 40223
Belmont Church
16 Music Square E
Nashville, TN USA 37203