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John Bobby Sharp

May 12, 1945 ~ November 15, 2018 (age 73)

John “Bobby” Sharp


John “Bobby” Sharp, age 73, passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018 in a Chattanooga Hospital.   He was a member of the Jasper Church of Christ, a Black Angus cattle farmer and a 35-year retiree of Tennessee Valley Authority.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Sylvia Moore Dalton and stepfather, Joseph Willard Dalton.

Those left to cherish his memories are his wife of 50 years, Wanda Sharp; daughters, Karen (Kevin) Brown of Stevenson, AL; Leanne (Eddie) Rodgers of Hixson, TN; sister Sandra Quarles of Wilmington, NC; stepbrother Darrel (Mildred) Dalton of Jasper, TN.  Grandchildren are Jonathan (Ciara) Troxell of Bridgeport, AL; Tyler (Kenda) Brown of Scottsboro, AL; Katie Brown of Auburn, AL; Lauren Marina and T.J. Rodgers of Hixson, TN.  Three great grandchildren Brantley, Landon and Olivia Brown; several nieces and nephews.  Special friends, Ray and Wanda Murphy, Jimmy Crowe and Sam McCann.

Visitation will be Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm CDT at Tate Funeral Home, Jasper, TN.

Funeral Services will be conducted from the Tate Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm CDT with Bruce Leonard officiating.

Interment will follow at Spangler Cemetery.

Arrangements by Tate Funeral Home, LLL, 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, TN.



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