In Memory of Pauline O’Dell

Pauline Culberson O’Dell, 83 of West End died peacefully Saturday, October 10, 2020.

She was born 12/16/1936 to the late Delacy and Grace Culberson of Siler City, NC.  She worked for Carolina Telephone (Century Link) for more than 40 years and lived in the Seven Lakes North community over the last 35 years before moving to a nursing facility in 2018.

She was a very active and devoted member of the First Baptist Church of West End where she served in many capacities.  She was the epitome of a Christian Woman and as her preacher said “she was a jewel of a woman!”

She is preceded in death by her husband Bill O’Dell and two daughters:  Pamela Barrett and Rita Calhoun.  She is survived by two daughters:  Sylvia Worsham (Cliff) of Weaverville, NC and Judy Chriscoe (David) of West End, NC; two brothers: Jerry and Tommy Culberson and two sisters: Naomi Beale and Jane Eubanks; seven grandchildren: Josh Barrett (Lisa), Niki Barnes (Kyle), Matt  Chriscoe (Lauren), Rachel  Crosby (Eric), Meagan Michel (James),  Allyson Worsham,  Steven Worsham (Katie); and 13 great-grandchildren: Addyson, Logan, Lacey, Maverick, Banks, Boone, Darian, Taylor, Zack, Kinsey, Caysen, Katelyn, Grayson and a Worsham on the way.

A graveside service is planned for Thursday, October 15th at the Seven Lakes Cemetery at 3:00 pm. The family requests that you please wear a mask.

In lieu of flowers you may make a donation to the First Baptist Church of West End or The Alzheimer’s Association in Pauline O’Dell’s name

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Services entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Seven Lakes.