Obituary - Barbara Bernice (Andis) Oden


Published: Thursday, March 4, 2010 12:14 PM CST Barbara Oden

Barbara Oden of Paragould joined our heavenly father at 3:30 p.m. Friday at Methodist University Hospital due to a short, unexpected illness. She was born June 11, 1964, to her surviving mother, Rose Ann Andis.

She is also survived by her eight sisters, Leatha Johnson, Jackie Blasdale, Nora Reed, Theresa Miller, Marcia Dillon, Debbie Weaver, Becky Canady and Angel Ciminelli; two brothers, Bobby (Robert) and B.J. Andis; five children, John Andis, Kimmy Turner, Mikey Turner, Courtney Oden and Rachel Andis; seven grandchildren, Lexi Andis, Spencer Andis, Hope Ward, Tyler Ward, Ashton Alvarado, Israel Alvarado and Tayden Gargus. She was also survived by the love of her life, Bob Daniels; best friend, Mike Raney; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, John Cecil Andis; and grandparents.

A memorial service in Barbara's memory will be at 5 p.m. today at Oak Grove Pentecostal Church. Her graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Linwood Cemetery.

The pallbearers will be Bobby Andis, Juan Alvarado, Mike Raney, Charlie Ward, Mikey Turner and Dillon Canady. Honorary pallbearers will be Devon Brooks, Adam Walton, Jessie Maldonado, Wendal Dewitt and Brian Godfrey.

To Barbara, with a heart of a saint, we will truly miss you as a family and eternally keep you in our hearts.