Otis Rayford Sharb
By Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home Bonham
Jan 4, 2019
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Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Otis Rayford Sharb, age 96, of Lubbock, Texas will be at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home Bonham, Texas. Rev. Roy Burpo will officiate. Interment will follow at Dodd City Cemetery. Mr. Sharb passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2019 at Covenant Hospital in Lubbock, Texas.

Otis Rayford Sharb was born on February 22, 1922 in Lamasco, TX to Matthew David Sharb and Etta Estelle Bridges (Sharb). He married Melba Grace (Klossin) Sharb on February 18, 1948 in Aztec, NM; she preceded him in death on June 21, 1988. Otis was an automotive mechanic and of the Methodist faith. He served honorably in the United States Army from December of 1944 to July of 1946. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He will be greatly missed.

Left to cherish his memories are daughters, Sonja Marie Fletcher and husband Wayne of Lindle, TX; Beverly Jean McElroy and husband Tom of Mansfield, TX; Deborah Kay England and husband Don of Denison, TX and Darlene Shrimpton and husband Donald of Lubbock, TX; son, Jerry Sharb and wife Gwen of Midlothian, TX; grandchildren, Jeff Fletcher, Barbara Moore, Kelly Schuvr, Audra Terzenbach, Kari Seamster, Natalie Johnson, Vance Ferguson, Jerre’ Ybarra, Tonya Fallin, John Sharb, Christy Jones and Robert England; 20 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren. Also preceding him in death are his parents, daughter, Melba Jones, 3 sisters, 2 brothers, and 1 grand child, Angela.

Serving as pallbearers will be Glen Parr, Donald Parr, John Sharb, Kevin Shoemaker, Colter Shoemaker, Cody Loftin, Jesse McClure, and Mark Terzenbach.

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