BLYTHE, Ga. - Mr. Lewis Leroy Odum entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Mr. Lewis was a devoted husband and loving father. He enjoyed spending time in the great outdoors; hunting and fishing were some of his favorite pastimes. Mr. Lewis will be remembered by his cheerful sense of humor that was cherished by all who met him. Mr. Lewis was preceded in death by his son, Lewis Odum Jr. Left to cherish his memories are his loving wife of 45 years, Linda Odum; children, Jessica and Jacob Odum and Bobby Gay; grandchildren, Malaki and Izaiah Price; brothers, Robert Snellings of Dearing, Georgia and Lamar Snellings of Pooler, Georgia; his four-legged friends, "Buddy" and "Oreo" as well as other relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends 6 P.M. until 8 P.M., Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the Lumpkin Road Chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be 1:00 P.M., Friday, May, 27 2016 at Blythe Baptist Church, 2010 County Line Road, Blythe, Georgia 30905. Reverend Ronnie Faircloth will be officiating. Steven Price, Richard Price, Chris Messer, Richard McCune, Charles Fordham and Brett Chancey will serve as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the
at 2607 Commons Blvd., Augusta, Georgia 30909, in honor of Mr. Lewis Leroy Odum.
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on May 26, 2016