Bob W. Odom, 69, of Lenox, TN died Saturday, January 21, 2017 at his residence. Born September 3, 1947 he was the son of the late Everett and Mary Lou Odom. He was a farmer, a teacher of agriculture to veterans, an engineer, an avid fisherman and a member of Three Oaks Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m., Monday, January 23, 2017 in the Chapel of Curry Funeral Home conducted by Reverend Charlie Halliburton with interment to follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Don Smith, Kent Forsythe, Keith Forsythe, Jimmy Hester, Jimmy Moody and Billy Rose. Bud Wallace, Marty Moody, Milton Magee, Sammy Bradshaw, William Paul Campbell, Danny McCulloch, Jimmy Smith, Mike White, Danny Joe Pritchett, Jimmy Joe Welch, Brent Welch, Eddie Anderson, Larry Gibson, Bob Newbill and Paul Finley will serve as honorary pallbearers.
The family will receive friends at Curry Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. until service time at 1:00 p.m. Monday, January 23, 2017.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Martha Holt Odom; one sister, Jenny Keith and husband Luke of Clinton, TN; one daughter, Becky Odom Blalock of Lenox, TN; and, one granddaughter Brilee Jane Blalock.
The family requests memorials be directed to the family.
Arrangements entrusted to Curry Funeral Home, 1984 St. John Avenue, Dyersburg, TN 38024. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.curryfuneral.com.