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V. Odessa May

September 15, 1931 — December 20, 2020

V. Odessa May

V. Odessa May, 89, went home to be with her Lord on December 20, 2020.  She was born on September 15, 1931 in Glennville, GA to the late James and Ezzie Seckinger. Odessa retired from Norton City Schools and was a longtime member of Grace Church in Norton. She was a kind hearted lady who went above and beyond to help anyone whether they needed it or not. Her love for her family was unconditional.

Odessa was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel; son, Ronald Young; step-son, Duane May; step-daughter, Judy Bostick; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three sisters and six brothers. She is survived by her daughters, Anita (Craig) Joseph, Janice (James) Hatula, and Cindy Tanner (Ed Collins); 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren, and one on the way; three great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters-in-law, Shirley Seckinger, Elizabeth (Fred) Pall; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held at Bacher Funeral Home, 3250 Greenwich Rd., Norton, OH on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 from 10 a.m. until noon, at which time a procession will form to Rose Hill Burial Park. Private services have taken place.




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Wednesday, December 23, 2020

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Bacher-Moore Funeral Home - Portage Lakes

3326 Manchester Road, Akron, OH 44319

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