Celebration of Don Olvey’s Life

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Andrew Don Olvey

January 16, 2015 Andrew Don Olvey, age 79, went to his eternal home in Heaven on January 16, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Ellen Olvey; children Michael Olvey, Andrea Pahos (Dan), Carlyn Priddy (Bill), Emily Cazola (Jim), and Katie Tuck (Carey); grandchildren Brooke Olvey, Hannah and Andrew Pahos, Caleb, Dawson and Eli Cazola, and Shaw and Abbey Grace Tuck; sisters Barbara Jean Clary and Donna Lou Handley. He was the owner of Don’s Carpet One and retired from the Bessemer Fire Department. He owned Aradon Farm where he raised award winning Arabian horses. He was an active and faithful member of Bethel Baptist Church. There he taught Sunday School, and was instrumental in developing counseling ministries. A celebration service will be held on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church, Odenville. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Burial will be Saturday, January 24, 2015, at 10 a.m. at Cedar Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to further the missions and ministry of Bethel Baptist Church, 8332 Moody Parkway, Odenville, Alabama, 35120.