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September 11, 2012

Harry Eugene Sharpton

Harry Eugene Sharpton was born May 19, 1946, in Stillwater Okla., and passed away Sept. 3, 2012 at Edmond Hospital, at the age of 66.

Harry lived in Stillwater most of his life. He was a loving husband and father, a friend to anyone in need and a very giving man. He loved spending time with his family and being outdoors. He  especially enjoyed his  grandchildren.

 He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Cora Sharpton; a daughter, Malinda Sue Sharpton; and a sister, Fern Sharpton.

 He is survived by the love of his life, his wife of 48 years, Sue Sharpton, and their three sons, Harry Eugene, Jr., Mark, and Daniel; grandchildren, Harry III, Jessica, Mark II, Stephanie, Andrew, Danielle, Christian and Kallie; great-grandchildren, Isabella and Gabriel Sharpton, all of Okla.; brother, James Sharpton, of Colo.;    sisters, Nina Cook, Thelma Mathison, of Stillwater and Jeannie Adams, of Vian.  

Harry will be missed greatly by all of his family and friends. Harry was a rock to everyone that knew him.

  Graveside services were  held Sept. 8, 2012 at 10:30 am at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Stillwater, Okla., under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel, Moore, OK.

 

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