Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Announces with Sadness the Passing of Board Member Robert G. Culp, III

THOMASVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 10, 2018) - Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) announced today with sadness that Lead Independent Director Robert G. "Rob" Culp, III passed away Saturday following an illness. Mr. Culp was appointed to the Old Dominion Board of Directors in 2003 and had served as the Lead Independent Director since 2010.

Mr. Culp brought to the Board significant expertise regarding business leadership and the complex financial and regulatory requirements facing public companies. He also provided valuable guidance concerning the challenges and opportunities associated with global service offerings.

"We are deeply saddened by Rob's passing," said David S. Congdon, Old Dominion's Executive Chairman of the Board. "He was a very dedicated Board member, a strong business leader and generous supporter of the local community. We will greatly miss his wisdom, guidance, and friendship. The entire Old Dominion family extends our deepest condolences to Rob's wife, Susan, and the entire Culp family."

About Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is a leading, less-than-truckload ("LTL"), union-free motor carrier providing regional, inter-regional and national LTL services through a single integrated organization. Our service offerings, which include expedited transportation, are provided through a network of 235 service centers located throughout the continental United States. Through strategic alliances, the Company also provides LTL services throughout North America. In addition to its core LTL services, the Company offers a range of value-added services including container drayage, truckload brokerage and supply chain consulting. To learn more about the company's industry leadership, click here.