The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc., 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Burial will follow at Brown Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, Hwy 224, Montezuma, Georgia.
Freddie was born February 27, 1958 to the late Pearlie Mae Green Patrick and Curry Odom. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Takiya Patrick. He was educated in the public school system of Macon County where he graduated from the historic D.F. Douglass High School in 1977. Following graduation he enlisted in the United States Army where he served proudly. At an early age he accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Savior and joined the band of Christian believers at Magnolia Baptist Church. On October 11, 1991 two hearts became one when Freddie was joined in holy matrimony to Rubye Jean Hinton. Freddie was employed for over 30 years with Waste Management as a truck driver.
Left to cherish his memories are a devoted wife, Rubye Jean Patrick, Decatur, Georgia; two children, Tivisha Patrick Ivory (Eric Sr.), Byron, Georgia, Jarmon Davis, Decatur, Georgia; three grandchildren, Chassidy Perrimon, Zenardis Davis, Jakhari Davis; two bonus grandchildren, Eric Ivory, Jr., Erany Ivory; his father, Curry Odom, Batavia, New York; siblings, Jeffery Patrick (Collene), Batavia, New York, Curtis Haugabook, Montezuma, Georgia; bonus grandmother, Mrs. Alberta Odom; aunts, Gail Walker (Robert) Montezuma, Georgia, Sara Butler (Stacy), California, Earnestine Brown, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Vivian O. Breed, Cordele, Georgia, Kitty O. Harris (George ), Fort Valley, Georgia, Brenda Odom Holmes (Lynwood), Francis Odom all of Montezuma, Georgia; uncles, Cornelius Odom (Gladys), Montezuma, Georgia, Greg Odom, Covington, Georgia, James Barron, Chicago, Illinois, Wayne Barron, Montezuma, Georgia; sisters and brother-in-love, Doris (Dee) Powell, East Point, Georgia, Carl Hinton (Natalie), College Park, Georgia, Christine Hinton, Ozella Hinton; a host of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends including devoted friends.