Demetric Ray Odem

February 1, 1975 ~ January 26, 2022 (age 46)


Mr. Demetric Ray Odem was born on February 1, 1975, to Arthur Ray Odem and Fannie M. Odem. Demetric spent his life working hard and serving others, always willing to give to anyone in need a helping hand. When not working he devoted his life to his wife, Nakia Odem, of 26 years, his two girls, and being a loyal Alabama football fan. Demetric departed from life on January 26, 2022 at Coosa Valley Medical Center. Demetric was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Marcus Odem. Demetric’s precious memories will forever be cherished by his wife, Nakia L. Odem; his girls, Demetria Lauderdale and Kamyia Odem all of Sylacauga Al, four siblings; Nicholas Odem, Seneatha Odem, Jeremy Odem, and Broderick (Shannon) Odem, all of Goodwater, Al; Several special friends, Chris “Breeze”Patterson, David Walls, and Roderick “Duke” Riggins; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Demetric Ray Odem, please visit our floral store.


February 1, 2022

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Grace Memorial Chapel Funeral Home
220 East 3rd Street
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Celebration of Life
February 2, 2022

1:00 PM
St. John Baptist Church
2701 Old Sylacauga Hwy
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Interment following funeral service
February 2, 2022

Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery
224 Macedonia Circle
Goodwater, AL 35072

© 2022 Grace Memorial Chapel LLC.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility