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Mary Jonell Smith Odom
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1930
Smith County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 2009
Brazos County
Texas, USA

Mary J. Odom, 78, of Brenham, widow of Willie E. Odom, died June 23, 2009 in St. Joseph Health Care Center in Bryan. Mrs. Odom was born Sept. 20, 1930 to Joe and Mary (McClintock) Smith in Copeland, Texas. She attended Bastrop area schools. On April 1, 1950, she married Willie E. Odom, and enjoyed being a homemaker.

Survivors include a son, Bill Odom and wife Eva of Brenham; daughters, Linda Hurst of Navasota, Glenda (Sissy) Lawrence and husband John Sr. of Brenham, Barbara Merchant of Brenham and Connie Sears and husband Guy of Bryan; sisters, Bonnie Barth of Lockhart, Peggy Miller of Conroe and Thelma Williams of Houston; brother, Jimmy Smith of Charleston, S.C., as well as 14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, a grandson, Marvin Allen Hurst, and a son-in-law, James Hurst.

Funeral services for Mary J. Odom will be held at Memorial Oaks Chapel on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Bob Craig officiating. Interment will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery. Visitation with family and friends will take place Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Memorial Oaks Chapel. Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Memorial Oaks Chapel, 1306 West Main, Brenham.

Brenham Banner-Press
Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Family links: 
  Willie Edward Odom (1926 - 2002)*
  Linda Darlene Odom Hurst (1947 - 2016)*
  Barbara Kay Odom Merchant (1951 - 2013)*
*Calculated relationship
Prairie Lea Cemetery
Washington County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Jun 26, 2009
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