Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1967

E.J. Sharp E.J. SHARP, 56, of Lake Leon and formerly of Olden, TX passed away on Feb. 16, 2006. Burial was in the Eastland City Cemetery. He was among three who died in a truck-train collision in Olden, TX. Mr. Sharp was born in Ranger, TX on June 13, 1949 to Elmer J. and Lorene Kathryn McCoy. Mr. Sharp entered the U.S Army in Dec. 1966 and was honorably discharged in 1968 serving as a heavy truck driver for the Corps of Engineers. He married Tana Maurin Eaker in Oct. of 1970 and she preceded him in death. Mr. Sharp was a member of the American Legion Post #553 for over 25 years and past commander, member of the Disabled American Veterans Association, and V.F.W. Post # 4136 for over 25 years and was past trustee and chaplain. Mr. Sharp was preceded in death by a brother Bud Sharp and a sister Geneva Sharp. At the time of his death, Mr. Sharp was survived by daughters Kim Sharp & husband Lance of Brock, Cherissa Sharp Allsup of Ranger, a companion Debra Dehaven of Eastland, sisters Marcella Sharp Pennington (RHS-1966) of Ranger, Janice Sharp Maston of Eastland, June Sharp Berry (RHS-1959) of Weatherford, brothers Johnny Sharp of Ranger, Jimmy Allen Sharp and Jimmy Ray Sharp both o f Eastland, Wayne Sharp of Eastland, Rudolph Sharp of Jacksboro, John L. Sharp of Peaster, T.M. Sharp of Weatherford, Odell Sharp of Stephenville, also five grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.