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Orville Lewis Dearth

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

28 Harding Ave., Jackson, Ohio 45640

(p) 740-286-2010 (f) 740-286-5640 (e) (w)

Orville Lewis Dearth, age 70, of Jackson, Ohio passed away Thursday, June 27th, 2019. He was born November 3rd, 1948 in Oak Hill, Ohio to the late Orville Dearth Jr. and Mildred (Mitchem) Dearth.

He is survived by his wife, Patti (Farley) Dearth; son, Chance Dearth (Kelsey); step-sons, Gunnar Dearth (Taylor) and John Farley (Patty); grandchildren: Johnny Farley, Thomas Farley, and Brianna (Farley) McQuaid (Jax); great-grandchild, Jaxon; sisters, Mildred “Middie” Johnson and Brenda Adkins (Lawrence); special mention to Suzie Dearth and daughter-in-law, Melinda Farley; and numerous other family members and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sons, Chris, Darren, and Jason Dearth; and his sister, Marcella (Dearth) Scharbrough.

Calling hours will be held on Monday, July 1st, 2019 from 3-5PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson. Funeral services will immediately follow at 5PM at the funeral home. Burial will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be sent to

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