YORK -- Mr. Odell Whitley, 66, of 303 Railroad Ave. died Dec. 25, 2008, at Carolinas Medical Center in Pineville, N.C.
He was born Sept. 10, 1942, in Wayne County, to Nepsun Whitley and the late Lillie Webb. He worked in construction and was a member of Elm Grove Disciples of Christ.
He is survived by sons, Steven Artis (Deloris) Ricky Artis (Gloria); daughters, Deborah Forbes (RuFus), Michelle Long (Vincent) and Cheryl Lockhart (Tony); 25 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, 2008, at Mount Zion AME Zion Church in Hickory Grove, S.C. The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the church, with the Rev. Frankie Smith officiating.
Parker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.