Ricky Earl Sharp, of Corbin, departed this life Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Baptist Regional Medical Center in Corbin. He was 47 years and 24 days of age. He was born on Nov. 30, 1965, in Ypsilanti, Mich., to Earl Sharp Jr. and Shirley Lou Barham Sharp.
He is survived by his son, Ricky James, of Wixom, Mich,.; six grandchildren, Sebastian Weddle, Kristin Weddle, Dezray McVey, Christian McVey, Milli McVey and Braden McVey; sisters, Gloria Higbee (Robert), Deborah Taft (Billy) and Rebecca Sharp, all of Corbin; brother, William Sharp, of West Palm Beach, Fla.; fiancé, Carol Hubbard and family, Samantha, Dallas, Henry and Ashley, all of Corbin; and a host of nieces, friends and other relatives to mourn his passing.
Visitation will be from noon until the funeral hour on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
The funeral service will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel. He will be laid to rest in the Resthaven Cemetery in Corbin.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.croleyfuneralhome.com
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, directors.