William Byron "Bill" Sharp, 53, of Gideon, Mo., died Wednesday, March 19, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Born June 12, 1954, in Kennett, son of the late Byron Harrison and Alice Rhodes Sharp, he was a farmer and of the Baptist faith.
On Feb. 16, 1974, in Gideon, he married Barbara Deneise Coleman, who survives.
Survivors also include two sons, Marshall Sharp and wife, Melissa and Will Sharp and wife, Kristi, all of Gideon; one brother, Judge Stephen Sharp and wife, Patti, of Kennett and four grandchildren, Matthew, Allison, Malerie and Aubree Sharp, all of Gideon.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., today, Thursday, March 20, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Gideon.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, March 21, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden, Mo.