Lilburn, GA - Mrs. Gladys Sharpe of Lilburn Georgia died July 18, 2013. She was a former resident of Gainesville, Florida where she lived for about 40 years. She was a member of Northwest Baptist Church. During her years in Gainesville she was a WMU Director and president for Westside Baptist Church, Sunday school teacher, member of University Woman's Club, board member of the Gainesville Community Ministry, and volunteer for Meals on Wheels.

Mrs. Sharpe was born in Jasper, Florida. She attended the University of Florida where she received a Master's degree in early childhood education. One of her greatest interests was working with children.

Mrs. Sharpe is survived by her husband Hervey, son Miles, daughter-in-law Priscilla and grandchildren Joshua and Sarah.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m., in the chapel of WILLIAMS-THOMAS FUNERAL HOME DOWNTOWN, 404 North Main Street. Entombment will follow in Memorial Park Central Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to The Florida Baptist Children's Home at




(352) 376-7556

Funeral Home

Williams-Thomas Funeral Home Downtown
404 North Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 376-7556

Published in Gainesville Sun from July 25 to July 27, 2013