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Odessa Ruth (Meade) Grandstaff

December 20, 1939 ~ November 16, 2020 (age 80)

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Odessa Ruth Grandstaff, age 80, passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2020 at Mt. Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Columbus, OH. She was born to Grace Montago on December 20, 1939 in Brownsville, West Virginia.

She spent most of her life being a homemaker. Her family says that she was an exceptionally clean and put together lady. She loved to decorate and spent much of her time with her family. She especially enjoyed her time with her grandbabies.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Doris and her daughter, Terrie Lynn.

She is survived by her sons; Bradley Fox, John (Bobbie) Fox, and Robert Fox, Jamie(Hope) Heine, all of Marion, OH; her step-son; Jim (Linda) Byers; her sister; Aretha; as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday, November 19, 2020 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Boyd-Born Funeral Home, masks will be required and only 20 people will be allowed to enter the building at any one time. A funeral service will take place on Friday, November 20, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. at the Boyd Funeral Home, with Reverend Naomi Beckel officiating. A procession to Chapel Heights Memorial Gardens will follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family.

To send flowers to Odessa's family, please visit our floral store.


November 19, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Boyd-Born Funeral Home
122 West Columbia Street
Marion, OH

Funeral Service
November 20, 2020

12:30 PM
Boyd-Born Funeral Home
122 West Columbia Street
Marion, OH

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