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Wayne Harry Harris Sharp

Thursday, February 9, 2012

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Wayne Harry Harris Sharp
Wayne Harry Harris Sharp, 66, of Linton, and formerly of Louisville, Ky., passed away on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012 at the Greene County General Hospital.

He was born on Feb. 6, 1945, in Louisville to Harry James and Loriane Elizabeth (Miller) Sharp. Wayne married Maria Jane LeVold on June 15, 1966.

Wayne was a professional musician and recording artist, touring in both the United States and Europe. He worked with many top entertainers throughout his 50-year career. Wayne retired to Greene County where he worked with and influenced many local musicians. Wayne also had a gift for furniture building and restoration.

Survivors include his wife, Janie; three daughters: Marnie (Bruce) Hart of Linton, Heidi (Bobby) Howell of Frankfort, Ky., Brandy (Tommy) Garris of Crestwood, Ky.; grandchildren: Erik, Maggie, Mandi, Bryan, Olivia, Dallas and Trey; great-grandchildren: Josh, Molleigh, Clover and Andrew. Wayne was also survived by one sister, Carolyn Carter of Louisville, Ky.

Wayne was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Milton and Jimmy Sharp; and two sisters, Martha Kirby and Norma Woodfin.

The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in memory of Wayne.

A memorial to celebrate Wayne's life will be on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012 at the American Legion Park in Linton. Friends are invited to visit throughout the day from 2 until 10 p.m.

Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com .