Odys R. Lyon Obituary:
Funeral Date: 3/13/2004
Odys Robert Lyon age 78 of Warren, Arkansas died Thursday, March 11, in Warren. He was born April 18, l925 in Warren, Arkansas a son of the late Shelby Carter Lyon and Ora Hargis Lyon. He grew up in the Ebenezer Community, served in the U S Army in World War II, operated the Lyon Trucking Company for 50 years from which he retired. He received his education in the Bradley County School System and attended Arkansas A & M College. He was a member of First Baptist Church. He married Edna L. Johnson Lyon on November 23, 1951 and she died April 2, 2002 after 50 year of marriage. Surviving is a daughter Susan Lyon Saunders and spouse Richard, Warren, Ark.; 1 brother J. W. Lyon, Warren, Ark.; 2 sisters Martha Graham, Little Rock, Ark and Virginia Hickman, Dallas, Tex.; 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by a son Joseph Shelby Lyon, 4 brothers Glynn Lyon, Leroy Lyon, Edward Lyon and W. F. “Dub” Lyon and 1 sister Lottie Neely. Funeral services were 1:30 pm Saturday, March 13, at Frazer’s Chapel by Rev. Glenn Morgan and Rev. Greg Stanley. Annette Hall and Barry Hall provided the music and song. Burial was in Ebenezer Cemetery near Warren by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Ronald Lyon, Donald Lyon, David Lyon, Joe Gilbert, Jerry Gilbert and B. J. Lyon.