In Loving Memory

Carolyn R. Sharp

October 1, 1954 - July 3, 2023

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Friday Jul 7th  3:00 pm

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Carolyn Ruth Sharp, age 68, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2023, at her residence after a lengthy illness.  She was born October 1, 1954.

Carol, as she was affectionately known, loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.  She had worked as a housekeeper at Thomas Hospital.  Carol enjoyed crocheting and cross stitching in her spare time.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Wilma Jean Dillon and James Walter Merideth, Sr.; her husband, Robert Earl Sharp; sons, Rodney, Randy and Richard Fontenot; great-granddaughter, Ava Renee Edge; sister, Thelma Merideth; and brothers, Mike and Ricky Merideth.

She is survived by her son, Rodger (Danyel) Fontenot; daughters, Theresa (Monique) Wolfe and Tami (Jeff) Patton; a special granddaughter, Savannah Fontenot, whom she raised; and two step-children, Tansy (John) Ridings and Randall (Amanda) Sharp; 16 grandchildren, Victoria, Savannah, Noah, Jayden, Allie and Lillie, Riley, Logan, Harley, Brittney, Michaela, MiKenzee, Lauren, Megan, Owen and Comet; three great-grandchildren, Logan, Brody and Paisley.  She is also survived by her brothers, Bobby Dillon, Mickey “Buster” Morgan and Jack Dillon; daughter-in-law, April Reed; and her beloved fur-baby, Pearl.

The family would like to thank Community Hospice for the care they provided and especially her nurses, Beth Hicks and Nene Ricks.

A celebration of life service will be held on Friday, July 7, 2023, at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, at 3:00PM.  The family will receive friends for a time of visitation before the service beginning at 2:00PM.

Expressions of condolences for the family may be made at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.


  1. Kitty boo boo

    I’m sorry for y’all loss. I know she’s in heaven with her new body and pain free.

  2. Theresa Wolfe

    Yes she is pain free and no more medications thank you Jesus!

  3. Theresa Wolfe

    My mom became my rock I pray that I’m as strong or stronger than she was….

  4. April

    I am sorry for yall loss ilove her and I am so glad savannah had yall Mrs carol helped me in so many ways and I will never forget her

  5. Granddaughter savannah.

    I loved my Nana so much. I miss her so much.

  6. Granddaughter savannah.

    I loved my Nana so much. I miss her so much. She was my everything.

  7. Carrie "Jenny," Langenback

    So for y’all loss. Carol was a sweet lady. She loved deeply and she loved Eddie and her family. She came many time for holidays dinner and supper at my home. She isn’t hurting no more. And at the right hand of Jesus. RIP my sweet friend. We will see you again.


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