Ollie Martha (Davidson) O'Brien, 83, of Sellersburg, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, October 15, 2020. Ollie was a member of the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Sellersburg and was a devoted Christian to our Lord and Savior. She loved gardening and tending to her flowers. She was a fashion bug and enjoyed shopping and looking her best. Ollie was a wonderful cook and enjoyed watching cooking shows. Out of all her pastimes, she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, the most.
She was born on June 14, 1937, in Manchester, Kentucky, to the late Kelly and Opha (Muncy) Davidson. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Shawn O'Brien; and siblings, L.N. Davidson, Sally Davidson-Buck, and James Davidson.
Ollie is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, B. "Allen" O'Brien; children, Kathy (Tim) Byrd, Pat O'Brien, and Pam (Dennis) Van; 9 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister, Linda Davidson-Gerrits; daughter-in-law, Dava O'Brien; and many extended family members, friends, and church members.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, October 19, 2020, at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions - New Albany (3309 Ballard Lane) and will continue on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Her Funeral Service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home with burial to follow at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville, Indiana.
The family requests that contributions in Ollie’s memory be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
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