Gerry Roger Sharp, age 71, of Warren, AR died Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR. He was born March 8, 1946 in Warren, AR a son of the late Clarence Sharp and Lena Belle Outlaw Sharp. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, loved to fish, hunt, and follow the Arkansas Razorback Basketball Program. Gerry spent over 40 years in the banking sector, he worked with Warren Bank and Trust Company for many years, and then moved to Clinton, AR to work with Simmons Bank. He also served as a member of the Arkansas National Guard, and the Army Reserve. He was a member of the Jaycees, Kiwanis Club, and Lions Club, and a member of the Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival Committee with 18 years of service.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Erva Norris Sharp, Warren, AR. A son Michael Sharp, Warren, AR. A sister, Joy St. John, Warren, AR. A granddaughter Laci Elizabeth Sharp, Rye, AR. His mother in law and father in law, Earl and Mickey Norris, Warren, AR. Sisters in law Ann Orleanski, Warren, AR and Renee Richard and spouse Randy, West Monroe, La. Brothers in law Nick and Sherry Norris, Dallas, TX and Steve Norris, Warren , AR and a host of nieces and nephews and many friends.
Funeral service was 2:00 PM Sunday, May 7th at Frazer ‘s Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Musicians were Randal Herring and Ruth Lephiew. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Mike Jones, Mike Warren, Ron St. John, Mark St. John, Cameron Norris, Matthew Norris, David McCullars, Shannon Ray Mann, Jonathon Guice. Honorary pallbearers were James E. Smith, Steve Parnell, Bill Wisener, Terry Rushing, Greg Harton, Phil Funderburg, Lou Dennis and Don Schwebel. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com