Southeastern Oklahoma Citizen
April 26, 1934
Thomas J. Odil
Tuesday’s daily- April 24: T. J. Odil aged 91 years, passed away this morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Joe Goddard at Caddo. His death was due chiefly to his advanced age, but he had been feeling ill ofr some time. The deceased, who was born and raised in Texas, came to Caddo more than 30 years ago and had made it his home ever since. He is survived by his only daughter, Mrs. Goddard.
And from Durant Weekly News, April 27, 1934: Thomas Odil was a Confederate veteran and had celebrated his 65th wedding anniversary last Sunday. Deceased is survived by his wife (Sarah), one daughter, Mrs. James Goddard of Caddo, and one son, J. Thomas Odil, Oklahoma City. Funeral services were conducted from the Presbyterian Church in Caddo with Rev. E. Hotchkins of Durant officiating. Burial was in Caddo Cemetery.