Patsy Jeanne Odom, 84, of Stanton, died Friday, Dec. 18, 2015 in a Big Spring nursing home. Viewing will be Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 from noon to 7 p.m. with family visitation from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Gilbreath Funeral Home in Stanton, Texas.|
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015 at the Stanton Downtown Church of Christ, with Kendall Tomlinson minister, and Ben Mereness of Amarillo, officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Stanton.
She was born May 11, 1931 in Big Spring, Texas and married RP Odom Sr. on Jan. 21, 1950 in Stanton, Texas. She was a dedicated member of the Church of Christ. Patsy was primarily a homemaker with a strong entrepreneurial spirit who loved being in the insurance and travel business as well. She was an incredible cook, artist, and so many more things. She was a warm and caring woman who loved her family and friends, and will be forever missed by her family and by a legion of friends.
Survivors include one grandson, Robert P. Odom III of Stanton; one granddaughter, Angie Odom of Fort Worth, Texas; and her brothers Charles and John Dale Kelly, Jr.
She was preceded in death by a son, Robert Payne Odom, Jr.; her husband Robert Payne Odom Sr.; and by her parents Mr. & Mrs. J.D. Kelly Sr.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to Medina Children's Home, 21300 State Hwy.16 North, Medina, Texas 78055 or Eastern European Mission, P.O. Box 670928. Dallas, Texas 75367
Arrangements are under the direction of Gilbreath Funeral Home of Stanton. Online condolences may be made at www.npwelch.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on Dec. 20, 2015