George A. Sharp, 87, of Amanda, passed away on Friday, June 9, 2017, at the Pickering House.
He was born July 10, 1929, in Amanda, and was the son of the late Vance and Della (Arter) Sharp.
George was a lifelong farmer in the Amanda area, member of Heidelberg United Church of Christ and a 50-year member of the K of P Lodge in Stoutsville.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Florence (Hoffman) Sharp; his twin sister, Georgie (Harold) Beavers of Amanda; brother, Joe (Marie) Sharp of Amanda; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Vernon, Don, Charles, Carl and Alford Sharp; and sisters, Agnes Hooker, Maxine Kuhn and Mary Sohrenssen.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at the Taylor Funeral Home in Amanda with Pastor Dave Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery, Stoutsville. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal