Marion A. Odeneal Jr.

MARION A. ODENEAL JR., 80, Remlap, died June 15, 2020. He was a member of Lee’s Chapel Methodist Church, where he served as a Sunday school teacher and spent many years as a lay speaker, and served in the U.S. Navy for eight and a half years. After retirement from Bellsouth after 30 years, he volunteered with Pine Mountain Fire Department and went back to school to earn his EMT. Predeceasing him were father Marion A. Odeneal Sr. and mother Chloe Byrd Stephenson.

Surviving are wife of 57 years Margaret Allen Odeneal; daughter Leigh Ann Connor; son Lance (Pam) Odeneal; sister Chloe Ary; brothers Norman (Paulette) Odeneal, Tom Lee (Donna) Odeneal; grandchildren Ashten Conner, Kristin Connor, Ryan Odeneal, Joel Odeneal; many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

Funeral service was held June 18, at 11 a.m., at Ridout’s Trussville Chapel. Burial followed at Lee’s Chapel Cemetery.