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

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

It was noted 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 express your sorrow and honor Dora's life.

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

It was written on December 18th, 2014 that Mildred Atta Gertson (Young) passed on 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 disclosed on November 20th, 2014 that Cruz de la Cruz Bonilla passed on in Odessa, Texas.  Bonilla was 62 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Cruz de la Cruz's life.

It was written on October 7th, 2014 that Mary E Brown (Conradt) passed away in Odessa, Texas.  Ms. Brown was 85 years old and was born in Steinauer, NE.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary E's life.

It was disclosed on September 16th, 2014 that Mark Spencer Lockmood perished in Odessa, Texas.  Lockmood was 50 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mark Spencer's life.

It was disclosed on May 23rd, 2014 that Dean Samuel Tittel passed away in Odessa, Texas.  Tittel was 87 years old and was born in Russell County, KS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dean Samuel's life.

It was noted by Louisburg Herald on January 20th, 2014 that Vicky Kristine Hudgeons (Williamson) perished in Paola, Kansas.  Ms. Hudgeons was 62 years old and was born in Odessa, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Vicky Kristine's life.

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Acres West Funeral Chapel Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185
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Ector County Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185
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Frank W Wilson Funeral Drctrs
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185
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Hubbard Kelly Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185
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Martinez-Smith Funeral Chapels
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185
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Odessa Funeral Home Angeles Memorial Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185
Odessa Funeral Home Angeles Memorial Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185
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Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Odessa, WA 98185

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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