January 29, 1948 - May 23, 2015
A celebration of life service for Bobby Blaine Odom, age 67 of Garland, Texas will be held at 11:00 A.M., Monday, May 25, 2015 at ARIA Memorial Chapel. Bobby was born on January 29, 1948 in Dallas, Texas and passed away on May 23, 2015 in Plano, Texas.
Bobby graduated from H. Grady Spruce High School and then went on to receive his BSEE in Electrical Engineering. He served our country in the United States Air Force from 1969-1973 and was stationed at Beale Air Force Base in California where he worked on the electronic components on the SR71 Spy Plane.
He married in 1971 to his beloved wife of 44 years, Dulcinea “Del” Odom. He loved to play soccer and enjoyed coaching his daughters when they played soccer.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Mattie Maedeyl Odom and a brother, Henry Odom.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Dulcinea “Del” Odom; children, Lisa Saldana Huffman (Robert), Tony Saldana, Mark Saldana, Christopher Odom (Traci), Kimberly Saldana Bleau (Justen) and Monica Saldana (Nicholas); 9 grandchildren, Ryan, Sheila, Brandon, Rebekah, Samantha, Mark, Jr., Valerie, Aiden, and Riley; 7 Great Grandchildren, Dylon, Abigail, Westin, Chase, Ethan, McKenna, and Chayton; brothers, Dana Odom (Joi), and George Odom; sisters, Debra Odom Kelley (Tom) and Elizabeth Odom Cross.
Bobby loved all of his family and enjoyed spending as much time with him as he could. He will be deeply missed by them all.
Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
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