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John Boyd Odom
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John Boyd Odom, 76, of Hattiesburg passed away at his home on Thursday, July 20, 2017. Services will be Monday, July 24, 2017 at 10 a.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal, followed by burial in Mt. Olive Cemetery. Mr. John was of the Baptist faith. He was a member of the Hattiesburg Moose Lodge 1804, and operated Odom’s Lawn Service for the last ten years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Merle and Mellie Odom; his wife, Ida Helen Odom; and three siblings, Larry J. Odom, Lucille Rominger, and Vicky Delk. He is survived by his son, Steve (Pam) Odom of Petal; his grandson, Steven John Odom of Petal; a sister, Jo Ann Ellis of Lynchburg, VA; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Sunday, July 23, 2017, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Moore Funeral Service - Petal

789 East Central Ave.
Petal, MS 39465





10:00 AM
Moore Funeral Service - Petal

789 East Central Ave.
Petal, MS 39465

Cemetery Details


Mt Olive Cemetery

Cooley Rd
Laure, MS 39443


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