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Lois Sharp, age 88, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013, at St. Dominic Hospital, in Jackson.
Lois Sharp was born in St. Tammany Parish, La., April 24, 1924, to Rev. Wilson L. Sharp and Mary Fauntleroy Sharp.
She was preceded in death by both parents and sister Nellie Penton, and brother Donald Sharp. She is survived by three sisters: Miriam Elmore of West Point, Mattie R. Chalk of Anniston, Ala., Theda Howell of Raymond.
Lois Sharp retired from the Desoto Company in 1982, after 25 years of service.
Lois Sharp was actively involved in church bus ministry with the Bailey Avenue Church of God and the Elton Woods Church of God for 27 years. She touched many young lives and saw young children grow up and marry and their children ride her bus.
Lois Sharp has resided at Willow Creek Retirement Center in Byram for the past four years.
Lois Sharp was happiest when she was involved in Christian fellowship. Her Christian legacy will live on in the hearts of her family and friends.
Funeral services were 11 a.m Saturday, January 12, 2013, at Chancellor Funeral Home in Byram. Interment followed at Lakewood South.
On line guest book available at www.chancellorfuneralhome.com.
Chancellor Funeral Home of Byram was in charge of arrangements.