Christiane “Chris” O'Dell, 75, of Winters, died March 16, 2016.
Christiane “Chris” O’Dell, 75, of Winters, died March 16, 2016. She was born Christiane Terese Julien November 2, 1940 in Les Baux Ste Croix, France. She met Franklin O’Dell at the Red Cross while he was serving in the United States Army in Evereux and they married 6 months later on February 12, 1961 in Evereux, France. They moved to Winters in 1962 and have lived there since. She was owner and operator of the Daisy Patch in Winters.
She was a loving and gracious person who loved everyone she came in contact with.
She is survived by her husband: Franklin C. O’Dell, Sr., of Winters. 3 children: Franklin O’Dell, Jr. and wife Jodie of Winters, Sandra “Sandy” Mesey and husband Bill of Winters and Roxanna Roe and husband Mark of Abilene. 6 grandchildren: Ryan Bland, Kristin Roe, Corbin O’Dell, Courtney Roe, Candace O’Dell and Brianna Mesey. 5 great-grandchildren: Brody Bland, Lainee Roe, Bailey Roe, Layla Woodson and K’Lynn Conners. She is also survived by 1 brother: Claude Julien and wife Christiane of Tours, France.
The family will receive friends on Friday March 18, 2016 at Winters Funeral Home at 6:00 P.M. Funeral service will be 2:00 P.M. Saturday March 19, 2016 at the First Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Lakeview cemetery directed by Winters Funeral Home.