The Guest Book is expired.
Family-Placed Death Notice
Funeral Service for Mrs. Odessa Barnes will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2004, 2:00 P.M. from the Sellers-Smith R.W.S. Memorial Chapel, with The Reverend Melvin Brittain, Jr., officiating. Interment in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors husband, Willie James (Luke) Barnes, three devoted daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Durrah, Jr. (Hazel), Ms. Josephine Barnes of Newnan; Ms. Ruth B. Kendrich of Fayetteville GA, and son in-law, Sanders Kendrich of Newnan, GA; four loving grandchildren, Mr. and Mrs. Tim Gamble (Judy), Mr. and Mrs. Eric Kendrich, Tamelia (Meacy) Durrah, Corey Kendrich, two great-grandchildren, Raven and Ashley Gamble, one sister, Nannie Pearl Burks and one brother, Melson Meriwether of Newnan, a very dear friend and sister in-law, Ella Mae Meriwether and one brother in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Lee Barnes of Newnan, a host of nieces and nephews (a very special niece, Annie Sumlin). Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6 until 8:00 P.M. On the day of the service the cortege will assemble at the residence at 1:00 P.M. Final arrangements entrusted to Sellers-Smith Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from July 29 to July 30, 2004