Carolyn Sue (O’Dell) Mann

Carolyn Sue (O’Dell) Mann, age 77, a resident of Breckenridge, MO, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at Redwood of Cameron, Cameron, MO. Carolyn was born the daughter of Franklin Andrew and Edna Pearl (Hopper) O’Dell on Nov. 5, 1940, in Caldwell County. She lived most of her life in the Braymer and Breckenridge area. 

Carolyn worked at several different places including the Toy Factory in Braymer, Stride Rite Corporation in Hamilton, and retired from AIPC Food Production in Excelsior Springs.

Survivors include two sons, Robert Parker of Breckenridge and Rick Harris of St. Joseph; one daughter, Jackie Harris of Stanberry; six grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and one sister, Virginia (Jenny) Shear of Kearney.

She was preceded in death by her parents; six sisters, Katherine Rinehart, Dorothy Gorham, Juanita Smith, Alberta Price, Helen Hill, and Gladys Barnhill; and one brother, Wayne Arthur O’Dell.

A private family inurnment will be held at a later date at White Cemetery in Braymer. Memorial contributions may be made to White Cemetery, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P. O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of Pitts Funeral Home in Breckenridge.

The Caldwell County News

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