Kennith Leslie Sharpe


June 28, 1952 – June 28, 2019

Kennith Leslie Sharpe, 67, of West Jefferson, passed away June 28, 2019, at Princeton Baptist Medical Center.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Sharpe; grandmother, Kathleen Alexander; and his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Armstrong Burgess.

He is survived by his wife of 48 ½ years, Mary Sharpe; children, Michael Sharpe (Tamara), Leslie Sharpe (Amy), Angie Downs (Tim), and Scott Sharpe (Jordan);  grandchildren, Taryn Sharpe, J.T. Downs, Alexis Sharpe, Aleah Sharpe, Daphne Downs, Peyton Sharpe, and Chelsea Hall (Jordan); great-grandchildren, Parker and Denver Hall; brothers and sisters, Deb, Sharon, Donna, Alice, Ronnie (Valerie), Stevie (Pam), and Todd (Martha); as well as a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

Kennith was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Funeral services will be held at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation will be held today, July 2, 2019, from 6 until 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at 2 p.m., with burial following at West Jefferson Freewill Cemetery.

The family would like to express thanks for all the love, support, and care from his doctors and nurses. 

Online condolences can be made at 

New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323