Odom, Richard N. -
Wilmington - On Dec. 11, Richard N. Odom, 50, of Wilmington, N.C. died at UNC Medical Center in Chapel Hill, NC.
He was born Oct. 22, 1965, in Laurel, and raised in eastern Baltimore County. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, an avid fisherman, dedicated Baltimore Ravens fan, gardener, dog lover, helping hand and loyal friend. Rick had a larger than life personality always sharing a good story and a big laugh.
Rick is survived by his parents Cecil Jay and Graeme H. Odom; his son, Justin Moriarty; daughter, Heather Chrystina Sheppard; brother, Cecil Jay Odom, Jr., sisters, Cynthia Coyle and Sacha Epperson and grandchildren Bradley, Ethan and Hunter Sheppard.
Visitation and a funeral were held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Wilmington on Dec. 16. Interment Oleander Memorial Gardens.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.andrewsmortuary.com.