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DeAnna L. Eis Odineal, 79

Winchester resident and Kansas native DeAnna L. Eis Odineal, 79, was born July 29, 1941 and died Jan. 21 at Waters of Winchester in Winchester following an extended illness.

A homemaker and member of Unity Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late Evert L. and Margaret Ellen Suhler Eis. She was married to George Ray Odineal, who preceded her in death. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by brother Beverly Eis, sister Justine Eis, brothers-in-law Bybee C. Odineal, Ronnie Martin, and David Bouldin, daughter-in-law, Louise “Chiki” Odineal, and grandsons, Skylar Odineal and Kelly Roop.

Mrs. Odineal is survived by children and spouses, Kathy and Tommy Markum of Centertown, Terry and Pam Odineal of Morrison, Patricia and Nick Shone, Kenneth and Lucinda Odineal, and Evert Odineal, all of the Centertown community, grandchildren and spouses, Amanda and Kyle Cassity, Sam and Roxanne Shone, Sean and Rikki Odineal, Davey Odineal and Ann White, Daniel Markum and Ashley Gilliam, Justin Odineal and Victoria, Dakota and Heather Odineal, Austin Odineal, Kerry Hillis, Karly and Phillip Frizzell, William Daniel Smith, and Caroline and John Lewis, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, three sisters Tracy Combs of Utah, Lynn Eis of Colorado, and Marie Fitzpatrick of Oklahoma, special nephew and spouse, George and Mary Eis of McKenzie, TN; numerous nieces and nephews, and special friends, Louise Pearsall, Bunny Jones, and Brian also survive.

Graveside service and interment will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at Unity Cemetery in Centertown with Thomas Lusk officiating. Friends are asked to meet at the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s of Tennessee, American Cancer Society, or Meals on Wheels. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Jan. 22, 2021