Sarah Sharp Owens

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Sarah Sharp Owens of Tuscaloosa, passed away Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at Forest Manor in Tuscaloosa. The family will receive friends Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, from 2:30 until 3 p.m. at Magnolia Chapel South Funeral Home in Tuscaloosa. Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at 3 p.m. at Magnolia Chapel South, with burial in the Magnolia South Mausoleum. Sarah was born in Huntsville, Alabama and grew up in Alexandria. Dedicating her career to education, she completed her undergraduate work at Jacksonville State University, before obtaining graduate and post-graduate degrees from the University of Alabama. She taught and was an administrator in several school systems for 36 years, including the Tuscaloosa County and City school systems, and the Jasper City System before retiring in the Vestavia Hills School System. She was a member of PDK and a Silver Sister of Alpha Delta Kappa, as well as being active in the United Methodist Women, the Red Hat Club and the Worthwhile Study Club. She was preceded in death by her parents, James Clayton Sharp and Jessie Bailes Sharp; brothers, Hughes C. Sharp and Michael C. Sharp; husband, Charles E. Owens Sr.; and sisters-in-law, Doris Owens and Frances Owens. She is survived by her daughters, Cathy O. Wooldridge (Bobby), Susan O. Delashaw (Mark), and Debbie O. Peake (Erwin); sons, Charles Edward Owens Jr. (Donna); sister, Mary S. Propes; brother, Thomas C. Sharp (Paula); and grandchildren, Clay Wooldridge (Emily), Sonny Peake (Kristy), John Delashaw (Sarah), Robby Wooldridge (Andrea), Cole Owens (Amy), Justin Peake, Alan Delashaw (Meghann), Apryl Eatman (Eric) and Andrea Patterson (Cory). In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations may be made to Caring Days of Tuscaloosa. Magnolia Chapel Funeral Home South, Tuscaloosa; 205-752-2005
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Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
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Published in The Anniston Star on Nov. 22, 2017
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Tuscaloosa, AL   (205) 752-2005
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