Thelma Garrett O’Daniel passed away at SECU Jim and Betsy Bryan Hospice House on Sunday, October 11, 2020.
Thelma was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Lillian Cothran Garrett, her brothers, Thomas Garrett, Eugene Garrett, Ernest Garrett, Thaddeus Garrett, Jim Garrett and her sisters Jeanette McLaurin and Mildred Page.
She was the wife of Steven O’Daniel of Chapel Hill, NC, mother of Brandon (Julianne) O’Daniel of Chapel Hill, NC and Brent (Beverley) O’Daniel of Cary, NC and grandmother to Tolson, Finn, Phoebe, Katie, Glenn and Caroline O’Daniel, sister to Theodore Garrett of Pittsboro, NC and Glynda Roberts of North Myrtle Beach, SC and aunt to numerous nieces and nephews.
She loved her husband, children, grandchildren, extended family, and friends, as they gave her joy and happiness every day.
A graveside service will be Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 2 pm at Orange Chapel United Methodist Church in Chapel Hill, NC with Pastor Cory Oliver presiding. The family is recommending face masks be worn at the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Orange Chapel United Methodist Church General Fund, 1634 Orange Chapel Clover Garden Church Road Chapel Hill, NC 27516.