• Karen Mae Tucker Odum
    Karen Mae Tucker Odum

Karen Mae Tucker Odum

Karen Mae Tucker Odum, 67, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2016. Born in Prince Georges County, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Henderson and Audrey Mullens Tucker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Odum. 

Karen was a talented singer of Southern gospel and bluegrass. She loved making crafts, quilting, sewing, crocheting and knitting.

She is survived by daughters, Tara Raby of Franklin, Angela Kay (L. Michael) of Rainbow City, Alabama, Amy Elizabeth (Lewis) Lively of Severn, Maryland, Audrey Kowmas of Forrestville, New York, Rosalie (Dino) Glascock of Boise, Idaho, Michelle Odum of Virginia; brothers, Dale Tucker of Virginia, Barry Tucker of Maryland and Douglas Tucker of Pennsylvania; 12 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. 

Services will be held at a later date.

Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821