Sept. 18, 1943 – Jan. 30, 2017
Sharon Flippen, age 73, of Pattison, Texas, formerly of Evant, passed away Monday, Jan. 30, 2017. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, at Scott’s Funeral Home in Gatesville. Burial will follow at Murphree Cemetery in Evant. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, at the funeral home.
Sharon was born on Sept. 18, 1943, in Durant, Oklahoma, to the late Roy and Juanita Harris. She married Tommy Flippen on Aug. 13, 1960, in Hamilton, Texas. Sharon worked with her husband as a custom harvester for over 30 years. If she wasn’t helping Tommy, she could be found tending her garden. Sharon loved her family and cherished her time together with them.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Leroy Harris; and grandson, Ryan Dailey.
Sharon is survived by her husband, Tommy; two daughters, Sheryl Perry and husband, Chuck, and Barbara Dailey and husband, Dan; son, Stacy Flippen and wife, Tina; five grandkids; and eight great-grandkids.