Obituary for Odean Reynolds (Floyd)
Beloved Odean Floyd Reynolds left for Heaven Saturday evening, August 12, 2017, to be with her husband, George Marvin Reynolds, Jr.
Odean was born to parents Charles Milwee Floyd and Ellie Mae Westbrook Floyd May 8, 1920. She joined brother Elmer, and with family welcomed sister Eva in 1925.
She attended Nashville Public Schools, Odean Floyd graduated from Harding University with a degree in business.
Odean taught school in Delight, Arkansas before work in Hope, Arkansas for The Proving Grounds, where Bombs were inspected during WWII.
George’s sister, Josie Dee introduced him to Odean Floyd, and they married March 8, 1952, in Little Rock, Arkansas. They remained married until his death in 1999.
Little Rock, Arkansas became her home, and she worked with Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration until her retirement.
Upon leaving Little Rock for Nashville, Arkansas her Sixth and Izard church of Christ family said:
Family she leaves behind include Marvine Reynolds Ely of North Little Rock, Arkansas; Cousin, Gerald Littlefield; Along with her nieces and nephews: Ella Mae Reese; JoAnn Walters; Brenda McClain; Cleon Green; Dee Ann Howell; Gary Robinson; Becky Taylor; Floyd Green; Marion Greene; Alan Green; John Curtis and LaDonna Curtis.
We are also grateful to Helen Pinson for loving our Odean.
Visitation is 3:00 PM Tuesday, August 15th, at Nashville Funeral Home with service at 4:00 PM.
Burial will be Wednesday, August 16th 11:30 AM at Oak Grove Cemetery in Conway, Arkansas.
Additional information can be found by calling the Funeral Home 870.845.1398.
In place of flowers, the family asks contributions be made to the Sunset Church of Christ Library or The Starnes Family Mission to bring the gospel of Jesus Christ to the people of Olomouc, Czech Republic.
Contributions to Sunset Library by mailing a check to Sunset Church of Christ, 1420 West Sunset Street, Nashville, AR 71852 or call 870.845.1824.
For the Starnes Mission, checks may be mailed to Winnsboro Church of Christ, PO Box 541, Winnsboro, TX 75494 or visiting www.starnesinolomouc.com/support.
John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”
Odean Floyd Reynolds loved her Lord, and we are eternally blessed by her life. Visit ConwayPedia.com for more.