Nelda Jean Penton
April 19, 1947 - May 13, 2022
Nelda Jean Penton, age 75 and a resident of Franklinton, died Friday morning May 13, 2022. She was an active member of First United Pentecostal Church of Franklinton that truly loved the Lord and her church family. Nelda was a resident of Riverview Apartments in Franklinton and had many friends there that she enjoyed helping run errands, visiting with on the porch and they always loved playing Bingo together.
Survived by: Daughter: Linda Mudie of Oregon; Son: James Nutt of Idaho; Sister: Margie Dillon of Thomas; Sisters in law: Elaine Odom, Marilyn Odom; Numerous nieces, nephews and other family members; Also survived by her friends at Riverview Apartments and her beloved church family
She was preceded in death by her parents John Willie Odom and Margie Dykes Odom, brothers John Odom, Jr., Pete Odom, Tommy Odom, Robert Odom and other family members.
Visitation will be at First Pentecostal Church of Franklinton (1214 17th Ave., Franklinton) on Monday May 16th from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. A funeral service will be held in the church at 2:00 pm Monday with Rev. John Mark Franklin officiating. Burial will follow in the Stateline Pentecostal Church Cemetery.