Malcolm Brian Orebaugh, 76, Gallipolis, passed away at 6:45 A.M. Friday, August 16, 2019, in the Overbrook Center in Middleport, Ohio. Born April 29, 1943 in Cleveland, Ohio he was the son of the late William and Mildred Johnston Orebaugh. Malcolm was retired as the executive director of Woodland Center in Gallipolis. He served as past president of the National Mental Health Association and was a member of many state and national mental health associations. He was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church where he taught Sunday School and was involved in the Men's Fellowship of the church.
He is survived by his wife, Sally K. Johnson Orebaugh, who he married July 25, 1965 in Gallipolis, his two daughters, Tara (Greg) Meyer, of Charlston, South Carolina and Tia Orebaugh, of Charleston, South Carolina, his grandchildren, Ryan Dailey, Macy Meyer and Mac Meyer, his brother, Carlton (Cheryl) Orebaugh, of Worthington, Ohio, his uncle, Dr. Stanley (Carol) Johnston, of Mentor, Ohio, special cousin, Joey (Lita) Hall, of Morgan Hills, California, special niece, Carolyn (Bill) Mowery, of Dallas, Texas. Nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to his parents, Malcolm was preceded in death by his sister and brother-in-law, Constance and Vincent Whelen and brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Terry and Carol Johnson.
Funeral services will be at 12 Noon Monday, August 19, 2019, in the Grace United Methodist Church, 600 Second Avenue, Gallipols, Officiating will be Pastors Ray Kane and Bob Powell. Private family interment will be in the Pine Street Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. Malcolm's funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Cremeens-King Funeral Home.
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