Odean Morrow Leonard Barger, 85, died Sept. 28, 2002, at Green Acres Nursing Home in Paragould. She was the daughter of the late Alvin and Carolyn Ridge Morrow and was born Jan. 2, 1917, in Greene County. She was married to Herman Leonard who preceded her in death and then married Robert Barger who also preceded her in death. She was a member of the Arbyrd Church of Christ.
Survivors include three sons and daughters-in-law, Bryan and Lori Leonard of Springfield, Mo., Bruce and Michelle Leonard of Arbyrd, and Bobby and Brenda Barger of Leachville; two daughters and sons-in-law, June and Harold Waters of Cardwell and Jo Ann and Dennis Short of Leachville; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Harold and Iva Morrow of Bourbon, Mo., Tommy and Gracelin Morrow and Donnie and Dena Morrow, all of Paragould; a sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Jack Shrable of Paragould; 14 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Gene Morrow, a sister, Estalean Jett, and a grandson, Patrick Faulkner.
The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Arbyrd Church of Christ in Arbyrd with Alvin Leach officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd.
Pallbearers were Mike Faulkner, David Hodge, Josh Faulkner, Jason Leonard, Robert Leonard and Bruce Lee Leonard.