Mr. Charles Edwin “Bud” Sharpe, Jr., age 68, a resident of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2014 at his home. He was born March 19, 1945 in Rockwood to Charles Edwin Sharpe, Sr. and Bonnie Mae Shoopman Sharpe. Bud was a retired welder with Roane Electric Furnace and was a loving and kind man. He was preceded in death by his parents, and former wife, Margaret Sharpe.
Daughters: Paula Briley of Rockwood, TN
Angela Ridenour of Knoxville, TN
4 Grandchildren: Dylan Headrick, Nathan Briley, Roger Ridenour, and David Ridenour, Jr.
Sister: Julia Jenkins of Rockwood, TN
Niece: Tersa Lively of Crossville, TN
Great Nephew: Devin Lively of Crossville, TN
The family will receive friends Friday, March 14, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Evans Mortuary. Graveside services and interment will immediately follow in the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Rockwood with military honors by the Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard and the Tennessee Army National Guard.