Lillian E. Odum thumbnail

Lillian E. Odum

July 20, 1921 - June 6, 2019

Lillian E. Odum age 97 of Wilmington passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Silver Stream Health Care Center.

She was born on July 20, 1921, in Wilmington to Edward Johnson and Lillian Whitehurst Johnson. She was preceded in death by her husband James Henry Odum, Sr. and her son, James Henry Odum, Jr.

Lillian was a member of St. Pauls Episcopal Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Squires (Robert); son, Bruce Odum (Kitty); four grandchildren, Robert Squires, Jr., John Squires, David Odum, Jr., and Julie Jackson; 6 great-grandchildren.

The family will see friends from 4-5 Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

Funeral services will be held 2 pm Monday, June 10, 2019, at the graveside in Oleander Memorial Gardens officiated by Rev. David Haines.

Share memories and condolences with the family by clicking on the “Condolence” tab.

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910-791-9099

Life Event Timeline

Help tell the story of Lillian by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...

Post an Event

Leave a Condolence

View All Condolences Post a Condolence

What our families say...

“Everything was very professional and they provided absolute fantastic service.” – Sandra F.


A Session ID is required to purchase jewelry with your loved one's fingerprint, click here to continue. If you do not have an ID, click here to contact us to get your Session ID.