Albert Sharp Jr.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Albert Sharp Jr., 82, of Lavaca, Ark. entered into rest on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014.

He was born April 28, 1932, in Lewisburg.

He was a dialysis tech for Holt Krock Clinic, a member of the Free Will Baptist Church, and he also retired from the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Sr. and Ethel Sharp; two brothers, Oscar Lee and Robert A.; and one sister, Brooksie Pugh.

He is survived by his wife Ruth of the home; one daughter, Dale Rogers and husband Bill of Fort Smith, Ark.; two sons, Randy Sharp of Lavaca, Ark. and Rodney Sharp and wife Angel of Fort Smith, Ark.; one sister Ann Metcalf and husband Butch of Lewisburg; one brother, Bill Sharp and wife Judy of Elgin, Ill.; three grandchildren, Jason Rogers, Justin Rogers, and Brooklyn Sharp; and one great-grandchild, Allie Rogers. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel, Fort Smith.

Memorials may be made to the Sebastian County Humane Society, 3800 Kelley Hwy., Fort Smith, AR 72904.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel. To place an online tribute, please visit