Mrs. Clyty Odessie Casey, age 91, of Ebro, passed away Jan. 14, 2013 at Bonifay Nursing and Rehab Center in Bonifay. She was born March 21, 1921 in Ebro, to the late Ira Christopher Columbus Strickland and Zellie Miller Strickland.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Casey was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Edward Casey; three brothers, Emmett Strickland, G.W. Strickland, and Ira Strickland Jr.; one sister, Bethel Morrell, and one granddaughter, Dawn Waller.
Mrs. Casey is survived by two sons, Eddie Olean Casey of Ebro, and Billy Gene Casey and wife Sarah of Ebro; one daughter, Christine Casey of Ebro; three sisters, Elma Morrell of Ebro, Velma Stiller of Ebro, and Idell Anglin of Ebro; seven grandchildren, Steve Casey, Troy Casey, Greg Casey, Donna Clark, Sherri Taylor, Laurie Waller, and Shane Waller; 14 great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 at Spring Valley Holiness Church with the Rev. Tommy Taylor, the Rev. Horace McCormick and the Rev. Wesley Hall officiating. Interment followed in the Ebro Community Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. Family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 at Spring Valley Holiness Church.