Orbra “Orb” Carroll Rowden left this earth to be with his saviour as he was surrounded by his children on Sunday Jan. 5, 2020 at the age of 87. Orb married the love of his life, Joe Anna Cook (Jody), on Dec. 27, 1957.
They purchased Comanche Electric, an electrical contracting company in Fort Stockton, in 1976. Orb worked as a master electrician until his 80th birthday in July 2012.
Memorial services will be on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 at Anderson-Clayton-Gonzalez Funeral Home, 1111 Military Pkwy., Mesquite, TX 75149. Memorial service will be from 11 a.m. to noon. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Hydrodephalus Association at www.hydroassoc.org.