Joseph "Joe" Asel Orvis

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Joseph "Joe" Asel Orvis

Birthplace: Ponder, Ripley, Missouri, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Alonzo Orvis and Mary "Molly" Ellen Orvis
Husband of Margret Elizabeth Orvis
Father of Roger Asel Orvis; Private and Private
Brother of Ocia Mae Ponder; Setta Bufa Harris; Otis Evert Orvis; Sarah Nova McAfee; Charles "Russ" Russell Orvis and 1 other

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About Joseph "Joe" Asel Orvis


Notes by Joseph Asel Orvis, 1963

Joseph Asel Orvis was an Electrician and Margaret Elizabeth (Crawford) Orvis was an Accounting Clerk. Both were employed by the Panama Canal Co., he in the Electrical Division & she in the Contract & Inspection Division in Balboa. They expected to retire to their home at 1232 S Richmond Ave., Tulsa, Oklahoma, which they did.

Joe served in the U.S. Air Force from September 21, 1942 until May 22, 1945.

They both were members of the University Methodist Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Joe was made a Master Mason in the Canal Zone Lodge A.F. & A.M., April 28, 1954 & was made a 32 Degree Mason in the Panama Canal Consistory in the Valley of Balboa, April 20, 1957.

Joe also researched & contributed ALOT of our family history, we appreciated all the hard work Uncle Joe!!

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Joseph "Joe" Asel Orvis's Timeline

November 22, 1906
Ponder, Ripley, Missouri, United States
November 27, 1932
Age 26
Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States