Rachel Odom

Rachel Odom

Rachel Rogers Odom, 71 died Saturday, May 12, 2012 at Vanderbilt Hospital.

A Readyville resident, she was a Rutherford County native.

Ms. Odom was a member of the Baptist Church and was retired from Rich’s. She also worked at Salvation Army and was currently working at Oakland High School Cafeteria.


Children: Van (Jim) Pollard, Shirley (Johnny) Radford, Barbie (David) Rollyson, Jeff (Sarah) Odom all of Readyville, Timmy “Bo” (Cindy) Odom and Samantha (Steve) Osborne all of Murfreesboro.

Grandchildren: Chris (Ashley) Pollard, Jennifer Pollard, Alan (Emily) Odom, Ashley Odom, Jeri Lynn Radford, Whitney Ingle, Eric (Tabitha) Krueger, Travis (Jenna) Krueger, Brad (Rachel) Odom and Rachel Odom.

Siblings: Ruby Holub of Murfreesboro, Howard (Mattie) Rogers of Readyville & Billy Rogers of FL.

Special Sister-in-law: Eva Ann Odom (Bob) Green of Murfreesboro.

Also surviving are 11 Great Grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Delta & Rose Lee Tittle Rogers; husband, Edward Bratten Odom; granddaughter, Amanda Odom and great granddaughter, Alyssa Goins; siblings, Lorene Odom, James Rogers & Betty Carter.

Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 17, 2012 with Bro. Brian Harrell officiating.                           

Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday,  May 16, 2012.

At Ms. Rachel’s request, she will be cremated after her services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Woodbury Funeral Home for funeral expenses.

For online tributes, www.woodburyfuneralhome.net