Emily Odean Fondren, 98, peacefully passed away at her home in Hendersonville, NC on Saturday, December 1, 2018.
She was born on March 23, 1920 in Carrolton, AL to Jannie and Lafayette G. Ammons. She married her high school sweetheart, Aubry Turner. They had two daughters, Mary and Aubrey. Husband Aubry died a war hero in WWII. She re-married to Carl Fondren and together they raised their son, CJ Fondren and two daughters until Carl died after a battle with cancer.
Odean is survived by her son CJ; daughters, Aubrey and Mary; four grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at the Carolina Village Hall on Saturday, January 26, 2019.