Betty Ree <I>Sharp</I> Stark

Betty Ree Sharp Stark

Lafayette County, Mississippi, USA
Death 3 Mar 2011 (aged 71–72)
Batesville, Panola County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Water Valley, Yalobusha County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 142855539 · View Source
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Betty Ree Sharp Stark, 71, died Thursday, March 3, 2011, at her daughter’s home in Batesville.

Born in Lafayette County, she was a daughter of the late Charles Wayne and Lillie Belle Suell Sharp. Mrs. Stark worked for 33 years as a seamstress at Big Yank Corp. in Water Valley. Betty was a member of First Christian Church, a member of the Ladies’ Circle, and a Boy Scout and Girl Scout leader. She loved cooking, feeding, and serving others. She played cards each week with a close group of friends, and enjoyed working in her flower garden.

Funeral services were held Sunday, March 6, at two o’clock in the afternoon in the Henry Chapel at Seven Oaks Funeral Home, with Bro. David Freeman serving as minister. Burial followed in Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery with Jonathan Stark, Joshua Stark, Zack Melton, Jackie Beene, Scott Beene, Barry Sharp, Scott Sharp, and Michael Sharp serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were George Lambert, Travis Sharp, Gary Bratton, Barney Sharp, and Billy Stark.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Troy Stark, Sr.

Survivors include one daughter, Lisa Melton (James) of Batesville; two sons, Troy Stark, Jr. (Jo) of Tula, and Ronnie Stark (Lorraine) of Water Valley; four sisters, Patsy Sharp, Jackie Sharp, and Martha Crocker, all of Tula, and Wanda Lambert of Water Valley; two brothers, Barney Sharp of Tula, and Travis Sharp of Water Valley; five grandchildren, Jonathan Stark, Joshua Stark, Zack Melton, Danielle Berry, and Genna Berry; and one great-grandchild, Brian Stark.

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