Ronald L. "Toe Joe" Sharp, 75, Russiaville, passed at his home Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. He was the son of John and Ruby Sharp who preceded him in death. He married the love of his life Sherry Empson on July 28, 1966. They were married for 35 wonderful years. Sherry preceded him in death in 2003.
Ronald retired from the city of Kokomo as a mechanic and fabrication. He was a former member of the Eagles. Ronald enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his son and wife, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include his son, William (Jessica) Sharp, Russiaville; grandchildren, William Sharp II, Tequila Sharp and Tevin Mendez; great-grandchildren, William E. L. Sharp, Matthew A. Sharp, Alyviah Mendez and Izabella Mendez; along with several nieces and nephews.
Ronald had eight brothers that preceded him in death.
Services will be at noon Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville, with Pastor Doyle Buckner officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.stoutandson.com. Stout & Son Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published on November 5, 2017