Obituary For Hassell Lee Odell

November 8, 1936 - July 9, 2020

Hassell Lee O’Dell, 83, of Ridgeway, VA passed away Thursday afternoon, July 9, 2020, at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

A graveside service will be held at 11 AM on Monday, July 13, at Mountain View Cemetery in Ridgeway, VA. He will lie in state Sunday  until 6 pm.

Mr. O’Dell was born November 8, 1936 in Martinsville, VA to the late Harry Lee O’Dell and Cassie O’Dell.  He was a retiree of Hooker Furniture.

He is survived by his daughters, Sandra O’Dell Nowlin (Rahn) of Eden and Jenny O’Dell Williams (Brad) of Murrells Inlet, SC; son, Michael Ray O’Dell of Ridgeway, VA; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one step-grandchild; long-time partner, Barbara Ann Tuggle; and his little buddy, “Chi-Chi”.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Carroll O. Eggleston.

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