Frances Odeneal, age 99, of Summertown, TN passed away Friday, October 8, 2021 at North Alabama Medical Center in Florence, AL.
She was a native of Lawrence County, TN, and a retired teacher from the Lawrence County School System. She was also a member of Noah’s Ark Ministry, Lawrence County Retired Teachers Association, and Brace Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents: W. W. “Wattie” and Cora White Rhodes; and her husband: James “Wheatie” Odeneal.
She is survived by one daughter: Mary Melissa (Michael) Rovak of Katy, TX; two sons: James Nicholas (Vicki) Odeneal of Knoxville, TN and Tony Mitchell (Connie) Odeneal of Loretto, TN; seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services for Frances Odeneal were conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, October 11, 2021 with Howard Kitter and Jason Davis officiating. Interment followed at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN. Neal Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Condolences may be sent by way of: www.nealfuneralhome.net. The family would like to extend a special thanks to all of her wonderful caregivers.