Originally created 05/15/00

Mrs. Margaret Odum



Mrs. Margaret O'Byrne Odum, 75, of Sherwood Drive, died Saturday, May 13, 2000, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church with the Revs. Mark Ross and P. James Costigan officiating. Burial will be in Magnolia Cemetery.

Mrs. Odum, a native of Richlands, Va., had retired after 19 years as a linen salesclerk from JB White & Co. Department Stores. She was a graduate of Richlands High School and a member of St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church, where she was a member of the seniors group.

Survivors include a son, Steve J. Odum, Lincolnton; two daughters, Patricia O. Askew, Athens, and Mary Alice McDavid, Hephzibah; a brother, James O'Byrne, Cedar Bluff, Va.; and six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary on the Hill Catholic Church, 1420 Monte Sano Ave., Augusta, GA 30904.

Friends may call at the residence or at Poteet Funeral Home, Greene Street.

The family will receive friends at 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 15, 2000