Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Joshua Lee James Odum
March 3, 2019
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Funeral service for Joshua Lee James Odum, 18, of Big Sandy, will be 11 am Saturday, March 9, 2019 at The Chapel of Rader Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday, March 8, 2019 from 6-8 pm at Rader Funeral Home. Interment will be in Gladewater Memorial Park Cemetery in Gladewater, TX. Joshua passed away March 3, 2019 in Tyler.

Joshua Lee James Odum was born May 2, 2000 in Longview, Texas to Willie Lee Odum and Amanda Elaine Reagan Mitchell. He joined the National Guard and was very proud to serve our country doing this. Joshua had an extremely moral character and loved God with all his heart. His loyalty to his family and friends was immeasurable. With his savvy business skills, he made his own money at a very early age. Joshua was very close with his family and could light up a room like no other. He always made sure everyone was having a good time and always had a smile on his face.

Joshua was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Annie and William Odum; and a brother, Willie Walker.

He is survived by his mother, Amanda Mitchell; father, Willie Odum; grandparents, Mike and Angela Smith; siblings, Olivia, Thomas, Tammi, Beth, Willie, Jr., Annie, Michael, Ashley, and Nathan; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who loved him dearly.

Joshua Lee James Odum
March 3, 2019
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, March 8, 2019
6-8 pm
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Service Schedule
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Matin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Saturday, March 9, 2019
11:00 am
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Burial Schedule
Gladewater Memorial Gardens
Hwy 80
Gladewater, TX  75647
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