Louise Tate O’Dell, 85, of Magnolia passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock.
She was born on July 1, 1935 in Delight, Arkansas to the late Foy Clifford Tate and Lora Esther (Marlar) Tate. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church and worked for KVMA radio station and the Columbia County Library.
Louise is survived by her husband, Robert O’Dell of Magnolia; three children, Gary and Pam O’Dell of McNeil, Dorinda and Jeff Watson of Hot Springs, and Mike and Jill O’Dell of Magnolia; six grandchildren, Drew and Audrey Rischbieter, Tyler and Becca Watson, Anna Watson and Dakota Terry, David O’Dell, John O’Dell, and Garrett O’Dell; two great-grandchildren, Samantha Watson and Malachi Watson; two step-grandchildren, Crystal and DeWayne Johnson and their children, Devon and Dallas, Corey and Brandy Smith; and their son Ryder and a host of extended family and friends.
Visitation with the family will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Lewis Funeral Home.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, September 14, 2020 at Shiloh Cemetery in the Lamartine Community with Bro. Micah Carter officiating under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc.