Christine Mizell Odum
{ "" }
Share Christine's life story with friends and family
Send an Email
Or Copy this URL to Share
Christine ""Grandma"" Mizell Odum, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the age of 90. She was a member of First New Testament Church in Baton Rouge. Christine was a dedicated disciple for the Lord and led many souls to salvation. Christine is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, John and Lynda Carbo; grandson, Jonathan Carbo and wife Lucy; granddaughter, Shelby Carbo; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended church family. She is preceded in death by her parents, Willie Lee Haigler Mizell and Lonnie Flemming Mizell; and brother, Donald Ray Mizell. Visitation will be Friday, January 17, 2020 at First New Testament Church, 3235 Aubin Ln, Baton Rouge, LA 70816, from 12:00 noon until the funeral service 2:00 pm in the church. Entombment will follow at Resthaven Gardens of Memory. Pallbearers will be Jonathan Carbo, Robert Mizell, Robbie Mizell, Jeff Lee, Jeff Hunt, and Floyd Saizon. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at

To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published in The Advocate from Jan. 15 to Jan. 17, 2020.
12:00 - 02:00 PM
Funeral service
02:00 PM
Memories & Condolences
Not sure what to say?
View Printed Guest Book
10 entries
January 17, 2020
As they say all the time "gone but not forgotten" you have touched so many who in turn will touches others. So your love for life, compassion and love for Christ will live on in so many. Know you are praising Christ and singing songs of joy. Please give Dad a hug from all of us and now may your days be happy ones in Christ. John L our love and prayers go out to you and your family.
Lee Anne Mizell Whittington
January 17, 2020
Loving Light Dishgarden
Send Flowers and Gifts
Sympathy Gift courtesy of
Cheryl Fecht
January 16, 2020
Ms. Christine, such a sweet lady I had the pleasure of knowing. She certainly made the world a better place and will be missed. Sincere condolences to her family.
Susan Smith
January 16, 2020
Christine was a Special Friend to The Staring Family and We will never forget Her and all the Wonderful Times spent with Her.
Bobby Staring
January 16, 2020
My friend I will miss your smile and love you gave freely to me through the last 20 years. You have shown me that a Godly woman should always be an example of Christ's love. Always sharing the gospel of salvation. I know thousands of Angles sang you into into the presence of Jesus . I have tears of a joy that your with Father. Don't forget to meet me in heaven when it's my turn to go home. With great respect I say goodbye for now ❤
Kathleen Fountain
January 16, 2020
We will miss you so much Aunt Christine. You were always such a big part of our lives. I have a lot of wonderful memories of you, thank you for that.
Such sadness for me losing you but I know you are happy to be in the presence of Jesus.
Give Daddy a hug from me.
Many heartfelt prayers to you and your family John L.
Donna Mizell-Carter
January 16, 2020
We will so miss you Aunt Christine. You were such a large part of our lives. I have many wonderful memories of you, thank you for that.
My heartfelt prayers to you John L and your family. I know she is happy to see Daddy and be in the presence of Jesus as she so longed for.
She will be forever missed. Such sadness at losing you.
Give Daddy a hug from me.
Donna Mizell- Carter
January 16, 2020
Linda Kennedy
January 15, 2020
I know you're rejoicing in Heaven. Give my dad a hug.
Our families are sad and will all miss you but we have comfort in knowing you're with our Lord.
My love to you and your family John L. We wish we could keep them forever.
Joy Mizell-McGinnis
January 15, 2020
John L,
Thank you for your call...I had 25 awesome years of being friends with this faithful servant. I'll never delete my voicemails from Grandma Christine. She was amazing...
The Todd Conti Family Baton Rouge, LA
Invite others to add memories
Share to let others add their own memories and condolences