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Odell Johnson, III

February 25, 1955 ~ August 28, 2020 (age 65)


Mr. Odell Johnson, III, age 65 of 995 Barbecue Church Rd., Sanford, NC entered into eternal rest on Friday, August 28, 2020 at Central Carolina Hospital.

Odell Johnson III was born on February 25, 1955 in Pitt County to the late Beulah Peele and Odell Johnson, Jr. He departed this life Friday August 28, 2020 at Central Carolina Hospital in Sanford, NC.

Odell was educated in the Pitt County School system and graduated from JH Rose High School, Greenville NC in 1974.

He began his employment career in Greenville, NC within the beauty supply industry and later moved to Fayetteville, NC where he began a career at Federal Express and subsequently retired from after a long career.

Odell was united in Holy Matrimony to Carrie Johnson in 2003.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mrs. Beulah Peele; three sisters; Paulette, Phyllis, Penette and one brother; Todd.

He leaves to mourn his memory a loving and devoted wife Carrie Johnson, his father Odell Johnson, Jr. (Helen), one daughter, Shaunte Johnson, Raleigh, NC, he was also blessed with two sons; Roshon Robles (Yesica) and Robert Robles Jr. (Jennie), Sanford NC, seven grandchildren; Tye, Miguel, Jadelyn, Shamon, Kalaab, Brook and Yesenia, four brothers; Dwain Johnson, Sr. (Rhonda), Owins Mills, Maryland, Kevin Phillips (Jenise), Greenville, NC, Craig Peele (Beth), Philadelphia and Glendell, three sister; Raymonda, Blondell and Helena, two sister-in-laws; Carol Little and Linda Rice, aunts; Janita Humphries and Gloria Henry (Leroy), Orlando Florida, Brenda Lock and Dorothy Everette, Greenville, NC, Barbara Boone, Laurel MD. He will live on in the hearts of a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends. Special acknowledgements to Trey and Jordan Hughes and Darryl Thompson. 

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Funeral Service
September 4, 2020

1:00 PM
Knotts Funeral Home
719 Wall St.
Sanford, NC 27330

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