Katherine Wiggins Odem was born November 26, 1931 to the late Glena Kate Harris and Henry Harris. She was preceded in death by her brothers, the late Donald Berry, the late Cleveland Berry, and Sisters Norman Jean, Wanda and Phyllis.
Survivors include her husband Buford Odem, daughters, Darlene, Janet, Yolanda and Rochelle. Sons, Odem Jr. (Shirl), and Rodney. Sisters, Shirley, Elizabeth, and Sandy. Brothers, Paul Berry, Grandchildren, Erica, Jason, Jordan (Tinesha), Najee, Bryant, Ciara, D.J., Prez Jr. Edmon, Devon, Josh, and Brian. Great grandchildren, Brianna and Demarion. Best friend Joanne Bradley. A host of nieces, nephews, and special friends.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday October 16th at 1 pm at Friendship Baptist Church, 522 West Main St. in Johnson City, Dr. C.H. Charlton, Pastor. The family will receive friends at the church from 12 pm to 1 pm.
Professional services provided by Birchette Mortuary Inc., 219 E. Millard St., Johnson City, TN. www.birchettemortuary.com 423.926.6013.