Betty Jean Sharp

March 18, 1941 –

Dec. 12, 2012

Betty Jean Sharp, 71, passed away in Waxahachie on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. She was born to the late Marshal and Mamie (Kyle) Young in Tilden, Texas on March 18, 1941. Betty was raised in the Methodist Children’s Home in Waco and later was a secretary for the Children’s Home Alumni Association.   

She is survived by her husband James Sharp of Waxahachie; son, Stephen and his wif,e Melani of Lakeside Village, Texas; daughter, Kimmy and her husband, Gary Watts of Waxahachie; brother, Jerald Young of Waskom, Texas; two grandchildren: Ryan Watts, Chelsea  and husband, Brian Lambert of Waxahachie; two great-grandchildren, Austin and Caleb Lambert.   

 Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at Robinson Cemetery in McLennan County. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 at the Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie. Arrangements are under the direction of Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie. www.waynebozefuneralhome.com