Born 12-26-1907 - Died 2-25-2002
Odessa M. Hutcheson, 94, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 25, 2002 at the Excelsior Springs Medical Center. She was born in Salem, Ark., Dec. 26, 1907 and lived in Salem before moving to Thayer. She lived in Excelsior Springs for the past four years.Survivors include her son, David Hutcheson of Rayville, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.She was preceded in death by her husband, David Hutcheson in 1956; and four sons, Robert Van, Harold Dean, James Ray, and Calvin W. "Red" Hutcheson.The body was cremated with arrangements under the direction of Speaks Suburban Chapel. Memorials can be made to the American Heart Associa-tion, 6800 W. 93rd Overland Park, KS 66212.