Mireta Brandstetter Burns Woodward, 74, of Odessa, passed from this life on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. She was born in Gorman on March 22, 1943 to the late Milton Eugene Brandstetter and Carmeleta Nora Bible.

Mireta loved plants, flowers and gardening. She had a green thumb and owned her own garden center and flower shops “Flower Shack” and “Yours Florist.” Mireta also enjoyed painting, making crafty stuff, genealogy and scrapbooking.

Those left to cherish her love and memories are her son, Jimmy Dale Burns Jr. and wife Anna Coffey Burns; daughter, Mireta “Sissy” San Miguel and husband Ruben; brother, Raymond Eugene Brandstetter; and sister, Joyce RubyLee Gober; as well as 12 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Jimmy Dale Burns and her second husband, Robert Woodward; sons: Carey Lee Burns and Randy Gene Burns; sister: Yvonne Brandstetter and grandchild: David Bynum.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 27 at the Los Angeles section of Ector County Cemetery, officiated by Pastor Mike Bartlett. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.