Dorothy Virginia Foutz O’Dell

Dorothy Virginia Foutz O’Dell, age 87, of Hiwassee, passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at her home.

Born Feb. 18, 1926 in Bedford, she was the daughter of the late Warren Lafayette Foutz and Carula Belle Lemon Foutz. Her husband, Malchom Clarence O’Dell, and three brothers, Warren Foutz, Linwood Foutz and James Foutz, also preceded her in death.

Surviving are her daughters, Judy O’Dell  Grubb and husband, Bobby, of Snowville and Joan O’Dell Aliff and husband, Tommy, of Hiwassee; nine grandchildren, Treasa Rigney, and husband, Cecil, of Pulaski, Tammy Lytton and husband, Wayne, of Pulaski, Bobbie Jean Wright and husband, Matthew, of Gatesville, Texas, Amy Price and husband, Justin, of Radford, Joni Pennington of Hiwassee, Selena Mayes and husband, Kenny, of Plum Creek, Allison Kincaid and husband, Jeff, of Bland, Amy Pennington of Galax and Jesse Pennington of Pearisburg; 15 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren, and sisters, Bessie Foutz O’Dell of Dublin and Jean Wilson and husband, Larry, of Arizona.

Funeral services will be held Monday, Nov. 25, 2 p.m., in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski, with Pastor Ruth Ann Henley officiating. Burial will follow in O’Dell-Moore Cemetery, Hiwassee. Visitation will be held Sunday evening, 5-7, at Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski, is handling arrangements for the O’Dell family.



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