Mary “Joanie” Odom, age 52, of Statham, GA died September 16, 2007. She was preceded in death by her Daughter, Mary Beth Odom; Son, Michael Mills; Mother, Carolyn Mills; and Grandmother, Ida Lee Mills. Mrs. Odom is survived by her Husband, Carlee Odom; Daughter, Carolyn April Rickert of Auburn; Sons & Daughter-in-Law, Carlee “Bubba” & Heather Odom of Statham, Tom Odom of Monroe, Ben Odom of Alpharetta; Father, Arthur Claude Mills of Lawrenceville; Brother, James “Mike” Mills of Lawrenceville; 9 Grandchildren, and Several Nieces and Nephews. Joanie was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother and grandmother. Her children and grandchildren were her greatest joy. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her. A Service to Celebrate her life will be held Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 11:00 AM at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with Dr. Raymond Wilson & Dr. James Howard Mills officiating. Interment Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, 120 Scenic Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. (770) 963-2411,