Century Woman Passes Away Days After Hitting, Killing Highway 29 Worker

April 12, 2018

The Century woman that struck and killed a highway worker last Friday has passed away.

Sharon Odom, 60, was pronounced deceased Tuesday evening while at her residence with family present.

The Florida Highway Patrol said Odom was southbound on Highway 29 when her 2006 Ford Mustang traveled off the roadway onto the west shoulder, colliding with worker Maceo A. Perkins, 41, of Pensacola and an unoccupied Dodge Ram truck that was off the roadway.

Odom was trapped in her vehicle and was extricated by firefighters before beingĀ  airlifted by LifeFlight helicopter to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola with serious injuries. Perkins was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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4 Responses to “Century Woman Passes Away Days After Hitting, Killing Highway 29 Worker”

  1. Marandia on April 12th, 2018 1:51 pm

    Prayers for both of the families involved! Mrs.Sharron was one of the sweetest ladies. Always loved seeing her around.

  2. Hailey Smith on April 12th, 2018 1:02 pm

    I will miss you, Sharon Odem ( You was the best)

  3. Just Saying on April 12th, 2018 12:18 pm

    Prayers for both families! Praying for peace and comfort at this difficult time for all involved, just a terrible accident.

  4. fawn on April 12th, 2018 8:34 am

    So sorry for the families involved in this, no your all in my prays.

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