Herschel L. Sharp
Herschel L. Sharp, 78, formerly of Winslow and Red Bud, IL passed away Wednesday, December 04, 2013 at Oak Hill, Waterloo, IL.
He married Emma Brewster on September 20, 1955 at Winslow, Indiana; she preceded d him in death on July 18, 2009.
He was a member of the 1953 Class of Winslow High School. He had been an auto painter for the Chrysler Corporation in Fenton, Missouri for 38 years. He was of the Baptist Faith. He was a member of U.A.W. and he was a Korean Conflict Army Veteran.
Survivors are daughter, Tracy Sharp, of Waterloo, IL; grandson, Alex (Jessica) Schmidt, of Waterloo, IL; sister, Sharon (Doyal) Schultz, of Winslow, IN; brothers, Gary (Pam) Sharp, of Winslow, IN; Jamie (Melinda) Sharp, of Winslow, IN; sisters-in-law, Joann Brewster and Joann Radcliff, both of Petersburg, IN; many nieces. nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Emma; brothers, Bud, Tony and Charles Sharp; sister, Marjorie Laswell; sister-in-law, Betty Snow; and brother-in-law Charles Brewster.
Funeral services were Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the Curtis Funeral Home in Winslow, IN. Visitation was Tuesday at 11 a.m. until service time. Burial was in the Spurgeon Cemetery. Memorials to the Alzheimer Association.