Funeral services for Anna Maude Standridge Sharp, 88, of Copperas Cove will be held at 10 a.m. Nov. 19 at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove. Burial will follow at the Senterfitt Cemetery in Lometa.
Anna died on Nov. 14, 2019 at the Hill Country Rehab and Nursing Center in Copperas Cove due to complications from leukemia.
Anna was born May 3, 1931 in Temple, Texas to the late Jesse Arnold and Maudie Ann Cobb Standridge. She grew up in the Lampasas area and attended schools in Ogles and Nix through the 10th grade, and then finished high school in Lampasas.
She married James Carl Sharp Jr. on Nov. 29, 1952 in Temple. She was a homemaker after her marriage. They resided in Harker Heights, Killeen, Lampasas, Brownwood and then settled in Copperas Cove in 1964.
Anna’s hobbies and interests included sewing for her family and herself, gardening, traveling with her family, dancing, camping and cooking. Anna also adored cats.
She was a longtime member of Clear Creek Baptist Church in Copperas Cove.
Anna was preceded in death by her husband; a brother, J.D. Standridge; and a sister, Ruby Faye Brown.
She is survived by her daughter, Deborah Luann Sharp Christian of Copperas Cove; grandchildren Lindsay Christian Mayo and husband Bryan of Frankston, Texas, and Bryan Christian and wife Krista of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; greatgrandchildren Koden Mayo, Gabriel Christian, Chance Christian, Khloe Christian and Ashlyn Mayo; sister Annie Ruth Cloud; brother Danny Lee Standridge and wife Sally; and numerous nieces, nephews, greatnieces and great-nephews.
Visitation was Nov. 18 at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home.
Donations may be made to Amedisys Hospice of Copperas Cove in Anna’s memory.