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Richard Odom

January 17, 1972 — April 14, 2022

Richard Michael Odom (Richie) 50, Pataskala, died April 14, 2022 at Mount Carmel East Hospital. He fought a good fight due to MS for almost 20 years. He was born at Saint Ann’s Hospital  in Columbus, Ohio. He is survived by Fiancee Jenny Sharp; Parents: Pamela and Paul Odom; Biological Father Don Bell; Siblings: Christopher Odom and D.J Bell. his three children, Taylor Cannata, Savannah Ramos(Lucas Fontaine), Shane Odom(Gina Folgueiras). He is also survived by Aunts Sherry and Sheila, four Grandchildren Wesley, Levi, Ashlyn and Roman, and one Nephew Lucas Odom.

Richie went to Gahanna Lincoln High school. Then joined the Navy, and after the Navy he became a member of IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers). His hobbies were NASCAR, Columbus Blue Jackets Hockey, Ohio State Football, Alabama Football, Clemson Football. Richie loved to relax in his recliner, drinking a Natural lite. He loved sports. He was the life of the party, he made everyone laugh. They made his day complete.  Richie loved his cat "Blue" Very much.

Viewing is at Shaw-Davis Funeral home 34 W Second Avenue Columbus Ohio, Friday 22, 2022. From 3pm-5pm. Thank you to Mount Carmel East for the amazing care that was provided to our father in his time of need. Thank you Nurse Martin and Doctor Hall forgiving all you could give to him. We appreciate all the love and support that was given in this hard time. Prayers to our loved one and best father EVER.

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Friday, April 22, 2022

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Shaw - Davis Funeral Homes

34 W 2nd Ave, Columbus, OH 43201

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