Wilma Sharp, 79, of Dexter, passed away Monday, April 30, 2012, at her home.
Wilma Watts was born April 21, 1933, in Inola, Okla., to Ukie Watts Sr. and Opal (Hinds) Watts. She married Tom Sharp in Espanola, on Jan. 22, 1994. They spent many wonderful years together, Tom preceded her in death. She worked hard at home taking care of her children and away from home as a dispatcher in the Sheriff’s Office. Wilma will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Wilma was preceded in death by her parents Ukie Watts Sr. and Opal Watts; her husband Tom Sharp; two sisters; and a brother.
Those left to cherish Wilma’s memory are sons, Rodney Wayne Cozart, of Midway, and George Franklin Cozart Jr., of Los Lunas; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a brother Ukie Watts Jr. and his wife Janice, of Dexter.
A funeral service for Wilma will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 3, 2012, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Howard Williams officiating. Wilma will be laid to rest in Lake Arthur Cemetery following the service. Paul Kennedy, Barry Wilkinson, Ukie Watts Jr., and Rodney Wayne Cozart will serve as pallbearers.
Family and friends are welcomed to view Wilma on Wednesday, May 2, 2012, from 12 to 8 p.m., at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories in the online register book at andersonbethany.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.