Odell Crabtree, 79, of La Porte, Ind., died June 6, 2003, at La Porte.
Born July 30, 1923, at Cave City, he was the son of Charles and Roxie Brewer Crabtree. He was a parts manager for Smith Chevrolet and Sauers Buick/Pontiac, and a United States Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors include a son, Steven Crabtree of La Porte; a daughter, Linda Wilf of Sarasota, Fla.; a sister, Opal Crow of Batesville; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Eunice Crabtree; two brothers -- Leonard Crabtree and Verl Crabtree; and three sisters -- Thelma Landers, Lorene Wilson and Nina Jean Crabtree.
A graveside service was June 11 at Cave City Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Memorials may be made to American Lung Association.