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Odie Matthews
Odie Matthews
Birth: 28 December 1878
Whitewright, Texas
Death: 14 April 1993
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Age: 114 years, 107 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Oda Deringer "Odie" Matthews (née Sears; 28 December 1878 – 14 April 1993) was a validated American supercentenarian.


Odie Matthews was born in Whitewright, Fannin, Texas, USA, as the daughter of George and Mary Douglass Sears, on 28 December 1878. She married Daniel Matthews in Talor, Texas and had two children with him. The family moved to Arizona in the 1920s and Daniel died in 1933. Odie Matthews died in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, USA on 14 April 1993, aged 114 years, 107 days.