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George E. Sharp

February 21, 1932 ~ September 19, 2023 (age 91) 91 Years Old

George Sharp Obituary

George E. Sharp, 91 of Metropolis, IL, passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 at Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 24, 2023 at Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Justin Sharp officiating. Burial will follow in Metropolis Memorial Gardens.

George was a retired principal from the Massac Unit #1 school district and of Baptist faith.

George is survived by his wife of 71 years, Betty Sharp; two sons, Alan Sharp and wife Linda and Paul Sharp and wife Kathy; four grandsons, Brandon Sharp, Justin Sharp, David Sharp and Edward Sharp; seven great grandchildren, Jacob, Ethan, Alex, Alica, Sierra, Noah and Henry; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Everett Sharp; mother and stepfather, Mary (Beard) and Finley Barger; one sister, Kathleen Qualick.

Visitation will be held on Saturday evening, September 23rd, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home.

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September 23, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home
70 Jon Street
Metropolis, IL 62960

Funeral Service
September 24, 2023

2:00 PM
Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home
70 Jon Street
Metropolis, IL 62960


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