of Greenbrier, AR
January 18, 1930 - June 16, 2018
Our Dad, Gramp, and Husband, Doyle Odom, went to be with Jesus on June 16, 2018.He is survived by his wife, Betty Ethridge Odom of 66 years, two sons, Gary Odom, David Odom (Kim) all of Wooster, one daughter, Sharon Odom of Maumelle, AR, one granddaughter, Chung Chauvin (EJ) of Rogers, AR, one brother, Darrell Odom (Mary) of Greenbrier, AR.He was preceded in death by his parents, Arlie and Mildred Odom of Southside, and his sister, Faye Ward of Springdale.Doyle entered the Army in 1952. After discharge, he went to work for General Motors for 16 years. He later worked for Jodie Brown Motors in the finance department. He owned and operated Odom Oil Company from 1973-1987. Later he worked for the state of Arkansas and sold real estate for a short time as well.Doyle enjoyed riding horses, fishing, gardening, and riding on his tractor. We are grateful for the compassionate care that was shown by Crystal, Jan, Jeanice, Stephanie, Alana, Laci, and Keisha at Seeds of Love.Visitation will be at 10am Wednesday, June 20th and will precede the service at 11am at Wooster First Baptist Church. Burial will be at Pleasant Valley Cemetery.In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Gideons International and to Alzheimer's International.
David and Kim, Odom family: So sorry for the loss of your loved one. You’re in my thoughts and prayers.
I loved this man...I do not remember a time that he wasn't full of Happiness. God received a special person. My sympathy and prayers goes out to the family.
Doyle was an unforgettable man that was always kind and generous and fail in all the dealings I had with him in business.May you feel God's arms of love around you as you go throughthis season.
So sorry to hear of your loss Chung. Your grandpa was a great guy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.
Praying for all of you in this time of loss, God be with all of you.
Thinking of you all. So sorry for you loss. Love in Christ,Deena
Condolences and sympathy from our family to yours.
How sad it was to learn of Doyle's passing. It was such a joy to have him as a friend.We will be praying for all of the family until that certain reunion we will have with him in the clouds when we meet the Lord in the air.In Christ's love,Ann & Ed