Submitted by: Ruthie Imes
Odus McAlvain was born to Freewill Baptist Evangelist Robert L. McAlvain and Mollie Belle Brazeal.
He married Essie Hill and had the following issue: Norman Leon McAlvain, Johnny Ruth McAlvain, Barbara June McAlvain, Winnie Lee McAlvain, and Robert Gene McAlvain.
Losing his mother early in life and due to his father’s calling, Odus went to school at Jones Academy. He made his home in
California where he passes away.