This tenor was born in Madison, AR. January 16th, 1947 and went to be with his Lord and Savior on April 21, 2012.
- Married with children, Rev. Odell Graham, Jr. was a veteran who had performed with gospel groups.
- Rev. spent his leisure time pursuing riding horses, barbequing, bowling and spending time with the family .
Odell was the co-founder of VIP, he resided in Portland, OR with his wife Lorraine and children Kenny, Mecca, Jasmine, Katrina, J.C., Kierra, and their foster children. Odell was an associated minister at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Rev. Dr. Johnny Pack IV, PH.D. Odells’ desire is for Voices In Praise (VIP) to be able to lead people to the Lord, an international success. Odell’s favorite Gospel song is Eye on the Sparrow. His favorite Voices In Praise song is Because Of Who You Are. Odell is a retiree of 30 years at Pepsi Cola Bottling Company, and he is a Jack-of-all-trades. Odell unwinds with a good nap, being with his family, and listening to music.
Odell’s calling to the ministry is personal and a command from the Lord, that he took very seriously. Colossians 1:25 “I have become its servant by the commission God gave me to present to you the word of God in its fullness. My prayer is to let God lead us, and not we ourselves. So that we can truly be obedient to his will.”