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Alan L Sharp

January 29, 1953 ~ January 26, 2024 (age 70) 70 Years Old
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Alan Sharp Obituary

Alan L. Sharp, age 70 of Metropolis, Illinois passed away at 12:43 pm on Friday, January 26, 2024 at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, January 31, 2024 at the Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Pastor Chris Strong officiating. Burial will follow in the Metropolis Memorial Gardens.

Alan was retired from retail sales, of the Baptist faith, loved the outdoors, fishing, camping, and was a member of the Massac County Historical Society.

Alan is survived by his mother, Betty L. (Dills) Sharp; wife of 20 years, Linda (Ruoff) Sharp; sons, David Gavin Sharp and Edward Alan Sharp and wife Samantha; grandchildren, Alyssa Sharp, Sierra Sharp, Noah Sharp, and Henry Sharp; brother, Paul Sharp and wife Kathy; several nieces and nephews.

Alan was preceded in death by his father, George E. Sharp.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 31, 2024 from 11 am until 1 pm at the Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made in Alan’s name to Project Hope Humane Society, P.O. Box 125, Metropolis, Illinois 62960.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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January 31, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home
70 Jon Street
Metropolis, IL 62960

Funeral Service
January 31, 2024

1:00 PM
Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home
70 Jon Street
Metropolis, IL 62960


Project Hope Humane Society
PO Box 125, Metropolis IL 62960
Tel: 1-618-524-8939


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