DALLAS - Mary Center Odell, 90, of 2427 Rhyne Road, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013.
She was daughter of Minnie Lee McGill and Lat Center, both deceased, and the wife of the late Frank Lewis Odell.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Doris Little; son, Henry Franklin Odell; sister, Alice Brogan; and a brother Fred Center.
She attended Community Pentecostal Center in Stanley.
She is survived by daughter, Barbara Porter and husband Roy of Burlington; sons, Frankie Odell and wife Sandy and Jackie Odell and wife Marie, all of Mount Holly, and Jerry Odell and wife Annette of Dallas; 19 grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren; and a number of great-great-grandchildren.
A service to celebrate the life of Mrs. Odell will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 in the Woodlawn Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home with the Rev. Eddie McGinnis officiating. Burial will follow at Alamance Memorial Park in Burlington, N.C.
The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 375 Woodlawn Ave., Mount Holly, NC 28120.
Woodlawn Funeral Home in Mount Holly is serving the family.