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Clergyman

Arthur Lee Odell, American clergyman. Member of the board of directors Monte Vista Groves Homes for Ministers and Missionaries.

Background

Odell, Arthur Lee was born on November 12, 1877 in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, United States. Son of Joseph Titus and Lorena (Meyer) Odell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Missouri Valley College, Marshall, 1904, Doctor of Divinity, 1914. Bachelor of Divinity, Union Theological Seminary, 1907.

Career

Ordained ministry Presbyterian Church, United States of America, 1905. Pastor Madison Square Church, San Antonio, 1907-1910, First Church, Frankfort, Indiana, 1910-1911, Kings Highway Church, St. Louis, 1911-1918. President Henry Kendall College, Tulsa, 1918-1920.

Pastor First Church, Phoenix, 1920-1922, Westminster Church, Detroit, 1922-1926, Highland Park Church, Los Angeles, 1926-1928, Beverly Hills Community Church, 1928-1934, House of Hope Church, St. Paul, 1934-1942, Michillinda Church, Pasadena, 1942-1945. Staff minister, Pasadena Presbyterian Church, since 1947.

Membership

Member of the board of directors Monte Vista Groves Homes for Ministers and Missionaries. Clubs: Cleric (St. Louis).

Connections

Married Anne Elliott, July 9, 1908. Children: Cary Elliott, Joseph Meyer (deceased).

father:
Joseph Titus Odell

mother:
Lorena (Meyer) Odell

spouse:
Anne Elliott

child:
Cary Elliott Odell

child:
Joseph Meyer Odell (deceased)