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Helen O'Dell

Obituary for Helen O'Dell

July 21, 1950 - March 26, 2019
Forest City, North Carolina | Age 68


Helen O'Dell, age 68, of Mountain View Street, Forest City, NC, died Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills.
Helen was born July 21, 1950 in Melbourne, Florida to the late Waford Pennington and Tresina Martin Pennington. She worked as a waitress at Scott's on Broadway for over fifteen years. Helen was a fun-loving lady who enjoyed cooking for her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-six years, Tommy O'Dell.
Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Dawn O'Dell Lovelace (J.R.) of Ellenboro; three sons, Steve O'Dell (Tera) of Forest City, Colden O'Dell (Daphne) of Mill Spring and Jesse O'Dell of Ellenboro. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and one great-grandson.
The family will gather for a special time of remembrance on a later date.
Memorial donations are requested to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.

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1251 US Highway 221A
Forest City, NC 28043
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