Odessa Winget passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Odessa was born in Carrollton, KY, to Ezeikel and Bonnie Mae Webster. She had been a resident of Yorktown since 72. Odessa enjoyed traveling and socializing at military events as an Army Wife. She traveled before she met her husband who was in the Army, traveling from Kentucky to Miami or California for different jobs and vacation. With her husband, COL Kingston M. Winget, she was very proud to have traveled and lived in most every state and around the world. She made friends easily and many around the world. In the 1970s she earned a real estate license and opened her own business Ships Point Realty. Was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 824. Odessa was preceded in death by her husband COL Kingston Winget, a sister Thelma Campbell and a brother Billy Webster. She is survived by a sister Patsy Elliot, brother Forrest Webster, half brothers Daniel Webster and David Webster, her sons Kingston M. Winget II and William A. Winget II, their wives Nancy Winget and Kimberly Bearden Winget, her grandchildren Elizabeth M. Winget, Kingston M. Winget III and Walter M. Winget, and two great grandchildren Ashley M. Garcia Winget and David S. Winget.
A memorial service will be held at 5:30 PM on Saturday, November 10, 2018 in Amory Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service.
In lieu of flowers Odessa would have liked you to donate to the Casemate Museum of Fort Monroe, 20 Bernard Rd, Hampton, VA 23651. “For Tomorrow is another day.”