- June 7, 1940 - September 17, 2011
- Gastonia, North Carolina
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“Kim, So sorry to hear of your father's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sam & Kristina Landis and Family
1 of 6 | Posted by: The Landis Family - Indian Trail, NC
“I will miss you Roy. I always loved seeing you & that smile on your face. Kay, I love you & all of you are in my thoughts and prayers.
2 of 6 | Posted by: Shay Sharpe - Stallings, NC
“Dear Kay and family: So sorry to hear of Roy. I hope you have comfort and peace during this difficult time.
3 of 6 | Posted by: Barry Sams - Pineville, NC
“So sorry to hear of Roy's passing,we have you in our prayers and thoughts. We will miss him so much but look forward to seeing him in the hereafter.
4 of 6 | Posted by: Ron and Martha Sharpe - SC
“I am so glad I knew such a great man... I know I am truly blessed to have had him in my life... "They say people come into your life for a season"......Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Beth Anne Rummage Brooke - AL
“Thinking of you with sympathy and the hope that time will bring comfort to your hearts.
6 of 6 | Posted by: Penny Trogdon - Staley, NC
Lewis "Roy" Wilson Sharpe, 71, passed away on Saturday, September 17, 2011 at his home, while surrounded by his family. A native of Mecklenburg County, he was a son of the late Mason Bradley and Lila Belle Mullis Sharpe. Roy proudly served his country in the U.S. Marines and was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Gastonia. He was a loving family man and a devoted worker, having only missed ten days of work in his 35 years as a printer. He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Janie "Kay" Wright Sharpe, children; Lynne and Scott Andrejewski of Bangcock, Thailand, Kim Moore of Monroe, Kenny and Monica Greene of Liberty, NC, Roy Sharpe of Denver, NC, Brad Sharpe of Denver, NC, Amy S. and Jimmy Wright of Huntersville, Cathy S. And Philip George of Gastonia, grandchildren; Paige (Dallas) Sommers, Jason Sharpe, Kyle Haney, Ryan Sharpe, Jordan Pappas, Kalee Moore, Collin Haney, Austin and Emma Pappas, Delaney and McKenna Greene, great grandson; Riley Sampson, brothers, Mason (Doreen) Sharpe of Utah, Tommy Sharpe of Salisbury, sister, Shirley (Ken) McAlexander of Monroe and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Geneva Kennedy and numerous brothers and sisters. Funeral services will be at 7:00PM Tuesday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Bishop Steele officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 6:45PM prior to the service. Entombment with Military Rites will be private to the family at Evergreen "A Quiet Place".Memorials may be sent to Hospice of Lincoln County, 107 N. Cedar St., Lincolnton, NC 28092. Share condolences with the family by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com.McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the Sharpe family.