Obituary: Rebecca Sharp

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Rebecca "Becky" Sharp, 76, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Dec. 11, 2009, at Marshall Medical Center.

Mrs. Sharp was a native of Polk County, Tenn. She was a retired beautician and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lewisburg.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Taylor Garfield and Edith Lawson Howard.

She is survived by husband, Frank Sharp Sr., and daughter, Elaine Whitaker, both of Lewisburg; sons, Joe Sharp and Frank Sharp Jr., both of Lewisburg, and Tom Sharp of Jackson, Tenn.; sister, Veda Smith of Cisco, Ga.; brother, Alvin Howard of Dalton, Ga.; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, Dec. 14, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.