Barbara Carol Odom, 69, of Ward, died Friday, Nov. 9, 2012. She was born Jan. 2, 1943, in North Little Rock, to Herman and Dorothy Helton.

She was preceded in death by husband, Doyl Odom, and brothers, Roger Helton and Herman Helton, Jr.

Survivors include children, Robert Odom and wife Lisa of Scott, Lela Bellamy of Cabot, Farrah Bell of Ward; brother, Robert Helton of Cabot; sister, Linda Pruitt of Oklahoma; grandchildren, Jonathan Ford and wife Meggie, Bryant Cross, Taylor Odom, Justin Odom, Kiara Odom, BreeAnn Odom, Amanda Odom, Dakota Stover.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Grace Baptist Church.

The family requests memorial donations to The American Cancer Society.

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