David G. O'Dell, age 65, of Neosho, Mo., passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017, at Mercy Hospital, following an illness.
David was born on April 1, 1952, in Prathersville, Mo., the son of the late Cletus and Juanita (Jones) O'Dell. He has been a resident of Neosho since 2010. He owned and operated Hard Luck Hardwoods until he retired in 2013. He served in the United States Air Force Reserves.
He married Dena Carroll on April 2, 2010, in Joplin, and she survives.
Additional survivors include one son, David G. O'Dell II and his wife, Chelsey, Joplin; one step-son, Sammy Schneck, St. Joseph, Mo.; one step-daughter, Shawna Ernest, Carthage, Mo.; one brother, Dennis O'Dell and wife, Debbie, Kansas City, Kan.; and two grandsons, Noey and Trysten. David was proceeded in death by his brother, Dannie O'Dell, and a stepson, Skyler Ernest.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Mason-Woodard Chapel. Bobby Leachman will officiate. The family will receive friends 9:30 a.m. Saturday prior services.
Arrangements are under the direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.
Published on  June 1, 2017