Liz has many great friends, children, grandchildren and a great grandson who will be ever inspired by her Norwegian hospitality, her zest for travel, friendliness and generosity.
Along with her parents, Mrs. Sharp was preceded in death by her daughter, Janet Markey in 1990, her siblings Esther McCann and Alf Hendricken, and her daughter-in-law Alynne Terrie Sharp in 2012.
She leaves behind her children, Dr. Philip Sharp of Jacksonville, Fla., and his wife Cathy; and Dr. Barbara Sharp and her husband Dr. Todd Sack of Jacksonville, Fla.; her grandchildren, Janna Sharp of Chicago, Ill.; Noah Sharp and his wife Jennifer of London, England; Jonathan Sack of San Francisco Calif.; Peter Sack and David Sack both of New York City, N.Y.; Alexander Markey of Richmond, Va., his wife Michelle; and great-grandson Stephen, Meghan Markey and Caitlin Markey, both of Washington, D.C.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Amelia Island Plantation Chapel with Pastor Ted Schroder officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her husband Howard P. Sharp in Oaklawn Cemetery in Jacksonville at 2 p.m. A reception will follow in Jacksonville.
If so desired, memorials may be made in Mrs. Sharp’s name to the Amelia Island Plantation Chapel, 36 Bowman Rd., Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. www.ameliachapel.com
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Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors