Patricia Ann Sharp, 64, of Mt Vernon died June 3, 2002,
at the home of her daughter in Heber, Arizona.
She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Sharp was born June 22, 1937, in Waltonville, to
Willie and Opal (Dillon) Pittman. She first married
Robert W. Grider and eight children were born to that
marriage; he preceded her in death. She later married Robert John Sharp
Dec. 7, 1972, in Perryville, Mo., and they had two children; he died on
July 31, 1990.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at
South Hickory HillCemetery in Jefferson County.
Those attending this service are asked to go directly to the cemetery
on Friday. Linda Beavers will officiate. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m.
Thursday at the Hughey Funeral Home.
Mrs. Sharp is survived by six sons, Sean Sharp and wife Brandy of Opdyke,
Michael Sharp of Mt. Vernon, Robert Grider and wife Sandy of Centralia,
Aaron Grider of Mt. Vernon, Wesley Grider and wife Liz of Mt. Vernon,
and Randy Grider and wife Andrea of Woodlawn; four daughters, Nola Martin and
husband Bill of Cora City, Linda Beavers and husband Spence of Heber, Ariz.,
Regina Ann Houser of Chidester, Ark., and Salina Kephart and
husband Glen of LaPine, Oregon; one brother, John Pittman of Erie; one
sister, Millie Rogers of Silvas; one aunt, Pauline Gossage of Mt. Vernon;
also 19 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one
great-grandchild on the way.
She was ofthe Christian faith.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home,
where you may call 242-3348 for obituary information
at any time.
Date: 5 June 2002
Source: The Register-News, Mt Vernon, IL
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman