Amanda Susanna (Sharp) Vanover, age 86, of (Julip) East Hwy. 92, Williamsburg, passed away Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, at her home. She was born Feb. 9, 1930, in Whitley County, to the late Sheared Sharp and the late Martha Rains Sharp.
Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Carlus E. Vanover, Sr., brother, Edward Sharp, sister, Dora Jackson and husband General Jackson, daughter-in-law Juanita Vanover.
She is survived by her eight children, Cathy Bunch (Alfred), Barbara Grubb (Carlos), Eva Smith (Bill), Carlus Vanover Jr (Debbie), Maxine Fritts (Charles), Teresa Shelton (Floyd), Rickie Vanover, and Angela Baker (Daniel), sister Justeen Wilson (Bob), 26 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends to mourn her passing.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, at the Ellison Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. James Hodge and the Rev. Arlie Petree officiating. Following the service she will be laid to rest in the Vanover Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Monday Sept. 5, 2016, at the funeral home.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.ellisonfh.com
Ellison Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of these arrangements.
Published on September 5, 2016