Connie S. Orvig, 1940-2019


Family visitation for Mrs. Connie S. Orvig, age 78, of Lindale, Texas was 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 8 at the Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale, Texas.

Connie died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 5, 2019.  She was born Aug. 22, 1940, in Harlan, Kan., to the late Roy McKinley and Mary Caroline (Humrich) Bell. Connie was a retired legal secretary, attended Grace Community Church Lindale and previously attended the First Baptist Church in Yantis, Texas.  After retirement, she worked for the Texas Tea Room in Quitman, Texas. She was preceded in death by three sisters and a grandson. 

Connie is survived by her loving husband of 33 years, Buck Orvig of Lindale, Texas; sons, Aaron James of Salt Lake City, Utah and Jerry Orvig of Fort Worth, Texas; brother, Roy Dean Bell of Kansas; sister, Shirley Luft of Kansas; grandchildren, Raven James, Gabe James, Ruby James, Tonya Orvig, Spencer Orvig and Brayden Orvig; and great-grandchildren, Zane, Zander and Zoe.

Donations may be made to the Hospice of East Texas Homeplace, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75701 or at