Funeral services for Odell Harralston, 87, were held Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Parsons First United Pentecostal Church at 12:00 p.m. with Bro. Steven Burns officiating. Interment followed at Hopewell Cemetery. Mr. Harralston passed away Thursday, July 30, 2015 at Decatur County General Hospital.
Mr. Harralston was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie Tanner Harralston; his parents, Dixie B. Blevins and Cole Younger Harralston; a son, Teddy Odell Harralston; three brothers; and three sisters.
Mr. Harralston is survived four sons, David Keith Harralston of Decaturville, Michael Owen Harralston of Decaturville, Glenn Edward Harralston of Milan and James Cole Harralston of Darden; a daughter, Pamela Joy Simpson of Parsons; a brother, W. D. Harralston of MO; 14 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.