Rex Odom was instrumental in getting the airport approved and built.† To honor his contribution, the Mid-Way Regional Airport Board of Directors named the airportís new conference room for him and it is known as the Rex Odom Conference Room.† A ceremony was held recently for the family to see the finished product. Odomís widow, Mary Jo, is in the middle with son Jim and his wife Yvonne on the left, and her granddaughter Kelli and son Greg on the right.