Carolyn Odelle Ashworth Eason, 85, of Bunnlevel went home to be with the Lord Friday, August 11, 2017. A resident of Bunnlevel, she was the daughter of the late Everette J. and Madie Bell Woolard Ashworth. Odelle was preceded in death by her husband, James Eason; her sisters, Jenny Dixon and Lois Ann Ashworth; 2 grandchildren, Scott Eason and Amanda Eason Garriss.

Odelle retired from Blue Bell Industries as a Payroll Clerk/Bookkeeper. She also worked at Auto Parts and Tires in Dunn and Super Ten in Erwin. She was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She was a faithful believer in God.

Odelle is survived by daughters, Janice Bradley (Craig) of Bunnlevel; Jennifer Reaves (Jimmy) of Coats. 2 grandchildren, Johnathan C. Jordan of Bunnlevel and Verne Reaves of Coats. Step-sons, James Eason, Jr. (Nadine) and Jerry Eason, both of Kinston. Step grandson, Daniel Eason of New Bern. Brothers, Sherwood Ashworth (Tatsumi) of Alabama; Alvin Ashworth (Jackie) of Greenville. Sister, Sarah Leigh (Jimmie) of Benson. Brother- in- law, Ed Dixon of Richmond, Va. Dear friends, Dixie Dean of Kipling and Genieve Johnson of Plainview.

A private remembrance service will be conducted at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to O’Quinn-Peebles-Phillips Funeral Home, PO Box 266, Lillington, NC 27546