MAMIE HELEN O’DELL
Mamie Helen O’Dell, 90, of Summersville, WV passed
away on Saturday, May 9, 2020 in the WVU Medicine-
Summersville Regional Medical Center. Born November
20, 1929 at Quinwood, she was a daughter of the late
Henry and Estie Arbaugh McClung. She was also
preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Garlen O’Dell in
2000, infant son, Bernard O’Dell, daughter, Nancy
Rutledge in 2008, and brothers, Harold and Lantie
She was a member of the Downtain Chapel United
Methodist Church at Nettie, was a homemaker that
exhibited love and patience to her family and friends
influencing and loving her family and church members.
Survivors include three sons, James (Goldie) O’Dell of
Leivasy, Keith (Clara) O’Dell and Jerry (Rachelle) O’Dell,
all of Summersville; sister, Anna Lee Boone of Nettie;
several grandchildren and great grandchildren and a host
of other family and friends.
Private graveside services will be held in the Downtain
Chapel Cemetery at Nettie with Pastor Timothy Rutledge
officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of the
White Funeral Home at Summersville.
There will be no visitation.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be
made to the Downtain Chapel Cemetery Fund c/o Sharon
Fazenbaker 10451 Canvas Nettie Road Nettie, WV 26681.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.