Sara May

(Enos) Odgers

Aug. 9, 1918

- July 8, 2013

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - Sara May (Enos) Odgers, 94, peacefully passed into Christ's loving embrace on July 8, 2013. Born in Springfield, Ill., to John A. and May Enos, Sara May grew up on the family farm in Buffalo Hart, Ill. A graduate of Springfield High School, she attended the Univ. of Illinois where she met the love of her life, William O. "Bill" Odgers. They married on Feb. 27, 1943, raised four sons, and celebrated 67 years together.

Love, prayer and service were hallmarks of Sara May's life; her compassionate, prayerful spirit touched countless lives. She was a long-time resident of Oklahoma City, where she tirelessly volunteered through her church. She was also a proud member of PEO Chapter ES in Edmond, Okla.

Sara May was preceded in death by her husband, Bill; her son, Bruce; and grandson, Patrick.

She is survived by Alan and Katie Odgers of Tulsa, Okla., Rob and Cindy Odgers of Phoenix, Ariz., John and Jacqueline Odgers of Oklahoma City, Okla., Mary Odgers of San Diego, Calif., 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Memorials can be sent to Hannah's Promise, Church of the Servant, 14343 N. MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73142.

Published in The State Journal-Register on July 12, 2013