Franklin Sharp


   Franklin Sharp was born June 17, 1983 in Columbia, Tennessee, the son of the late John Sharp and Joyce Sharp, Billy and Carol Glass. He was united in marriage to Stephanie Ann Sharp on May 16, 2009. Mr. Sharp departed this life on June 3, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee at the age of 36 Years, 11 Months, 17 Days.

Franklin worked hard as a logger/business owner and loved all his family and friends, teaching his children all he could, family fishing trips with his wife and children, and spending time with his son Tylar hunting and metal detecting. He loved watching his princess Tessa succeed in gymnastics, softball and beauty pageants. Raising cain with his brother Bud, he loved them all.

   He is survived by his wife Stephanie Ann Sharp, son, Tylar Sharp, and daughter, Tessa Marie Sharp all of Waynesboro, TN; two brothers, Matthew Langford of Waynesboro, TN, Micah Davis of Waynesboro, TN; two stepbrothers, Adam Glass and wife Amber of Columbia, TN, Levi Johnson of Loretto, TN; a sister, Maryetta Velasco of Collinwood, TN; and several nephews and nieces.

   In addition to his father, Mr. Sharp was preceded in death by a brother, Chris Reeves; grandparents, David Pirkle and Linda Pirkle; uncle, Gerald Sharp.

   Services were held on June 7, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Shackelford Funeral Directors at Waynesboro in Waynesboro, Tennessee with Danny Gilbert, Herbert Brewer officiating. Burial followed in the Ary Cemetery at Perry County, Tennessee.

   Pallbearers included Tylar Sharp, Matthew Langford, Micah Davis, Michael Staggs, Patrick Michonski, Alan Michonski, and Will Land.