Places

  • Odessa is also known as: Midland County / Odessa city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Daniel Herrera (baseball player), Roy Williams (american football player), Stoney Case (american football player), Stephnie Weir (comedian and actor), Derrick Shepard (american football player), Britt Hager (american football player), and Brandon Harper (baseball player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Odessa American.

History

estimate. Odessa was founded in 1881 as a water stop and cattle shipping point on the Texas and Pacific Railway. The first post office opened in 1885. Odessa became the county seat of Ector county in 1891 when Ector county was first organized. It became an incorporated city in 1927, after oil was discovered in Ector county on the Connell Ranch southwest of Odessa. With the opening of the Penn Field in 1929, and the Cowden Field in 1930, oil became a major draw for new residents. In 1925 the population was just 750, by 1929 it had risen to 5,000. Due to increased demand for oil during the second world war the city's population had expanded to 10,000. Odessa is located at 31°51′48″N...

The official website for the city of Odessa is http://www.odessa-tx.gov/.

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Odessa Obituaries

It was written by Texarkana Gazette on January 30th, 2016 that Mary Ellen Scaff died in Odessa, Texas.  Scaff was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Ellen's life.

It was revealed by Texarkana Gazette on January 30th, 2016 that Mary Ellen Scaff died in Odessa, Texas.  Scaff was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Ellen's life.

It was disclosed by Texarkana Gazette on January 30th, 2016 that Mary Ellen Scaff passed away in Odessa, Texas.  Scaff was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Ellen's life.

It was noted by Seattle Times (2000-present) on September 21st, 2015 that Melissa A Rudd passed away in Tacoma, Washington.  Rudd was 62 years old and was born in Odessa, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Melissa A's life.

It was revealed by Vernal Express on August 19th, 2015 that Renda Rae Martin (Martin) perished in Vernal, Utah.  Ms. Martin was 60 years old and was born in Odessa, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Renda Rae's life.

It was disclosed by Wise County Messenger on August 9th, 2015 that Dora Sutton (Stansel) passed away in Odessa, Texas.  Ms. Sutton was 91 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dora's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on April 14th, 2015 that Wanda Lillian Wilkinson (Reeves) died in Anaheim, California.  Ms. Wilkinson was 76 years old and was born in Odessa, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Wanda Lillian's life.

It was disclosed on February 13th, 2015 that Anthalone Paul "Chief" Simpson passed away in Odessa, Texas.  Simpson was 79 years old and was born in Tilly, AR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Anthalone Paul "Chief"'s life.

It was reported on December 18th, 2014 that Mildred Atta Gertson (Young) died in Odessa, Texas.  Ms. Gertson was 94 years old and was born in Formosa, KS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mildred Atta's life.

It was revealed on November 20th, 2014 that Cruz de la Cruz Bonilla passed away in Odessa, Texas.  Bonilla was 62 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Cruz de la Cruz's life.

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Hubbard Kelly Funeral Home

Hubbard Funeral Home was founded in 1944 when G.C. Hubbard purchased the Hendricks Funeral Home from the Hendricks family. Jay Kelly joined the firm in 1957, and the business’s name was changed to Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home in 1959.Our...

Odessa Funeral Home Angeles Memorial Chapel

All of our services are designed to help our client families through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life.We understand losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience, and we are committed to helping our client...

Resthaven Memorial Park Incorporated

Resthaven Memorial Park was established in 1949 by W.O. Worley, Jr. and his wife, Jane. Today, we are a proud member of the national network of Dignity Memorial® funeral, cremation and cemetery providers, and are committed delivering a standard...

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Acres West Funeral Chapel Incorporated
8115 W University Blvd
Odessa, TX 79763
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Ector County Cemetery
300 S Dixie Blvd
Odessa, TX 79768
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Frank W Wilson Funeral Drctrs
4635 Oakwood Dr
Odessa, TX 79761
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Hubbard Kelly Funeral Home
601 N Alleghaney Ave
Odessa, TX 79761
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Martinez-Smith Funeral Chapels
1040 S Dixie Blvd
Odessa, TX 79761
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Odessa Funeral Home Angeles Memorial Chapel
1700 N Jackson Ave
Odessa, TX 79761
Odessa Funeral Home Angeles Memorial Chapel
300 W 7th St
Odessa, TX 79768
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Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home
6851 E Business 20
Odessa, TX 79762

Odessa Funeral Home News

Death notices, 11/06
Graveside service is at 11 a.m. Monday in Texas State Veterans Cemetery ... Nov. 4, 2010, in an Odessa hospice. Visitation is from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.Sunday at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home. Service is at 2 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel with ...
http://www.gosanangelo.com/news/2010/nov/05/death-notices-1106/

Marjorie Margie N. Hughes Gray
ODESSA Marjorie Margie N. Hughes Gray, born in 1936, passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2010. She was born in Pampa, Texas and resided in San Angelo ... at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Boyd Jennings officiating.
http://www.oaoa.com/articles/marjorie-55334-odessa-gray.html

KCBD, NewsChannel 11 Lubbock |News
Funeral services are pending for the Lubbock County Detention ... A federal judge has ordered 18 months in prison for an Odessa woman who videotaped alleged sexual activity between two preschool-age children, instead of stopping it. The Lubbock County ...
http://www.kcbd.com/Global/category.asp?C=4403

Charles W. McCoy Sr.
May and his wife, Olga, of Odessa, Texas; his very special grandson, Chuckie W. McCoy III, of East Liverpool; and five step-grandchildren also survive. Evangelist Frank Higginbotham will conduct funeral services on Wednesday Nov. 3, 2010, at 1 p.m. at the ...
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Odessa Funeral Home. 1700 North Jackson, Odessa, TX 79761 | 432-334 ... When you choose a Dignity Memorial funeral home or cemetery provider, you'll receive ...
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