Freda Triplett Sharpe, 77, of Frostproof passed away Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 15, 1935, in Morehead, Ky. to the late Tom and Rosa Vance; and she came here from Michigan in 1970. She was retired from Watson’s Pharmacy and was a member of God’s Family Assembly in Frostproof. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Freda was preceded in death by her first husband, Lindsey Triplett Jr. and her second husband, Earl Sharp. Survivors include her daughter, Sherrie Whiteaker Collins and her husband, Wrynn of Frostproof; son, Ron Triplett and his wife, Tonnia of Fort Meade; brother, Oscar Vance of Ohio; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at the God’s Family Assembly Church in Frostproof with Rev. Wrynn Collins officiating. Interment will follow at the Lake Wales Cemetery. For those who wish, donations may be sent to the God’s Family Assembly (304 W. 4th Street, Frostproof, FL 33843). Condolences may be sent to the family and the webcast of the service can be viewed at www.marionnelsonfuneral home.com.
Marion Nelson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.