Sharon Elaine Dean, 54, of Price Lane, Newport, departed this life Tuesday morning, December 2, 2008 after a hard fought battle with cancer at Montgomery Regional Hospital in Blacksburg. Born in Giles County on January 2, 1954 she is a daughter of Eva Huffman Price of Newport and the late Daniel Fisher Price. She was a member of Mt. Mission Church near Blacksburg and was preceded in death by a daughter Shanna Leigh Williams.
She leaves to cherish her memory her devoted husband of twenty years Marlon Clayton Dean; her mother Eva H. Price, her daughters Krista Elaine Williams and her fiancé Tommy Howell, Kayla Evonne Dean, Lesley Marlaina Jakupctzyk and Chris Jakupctzyk, Christy Gail Bertoldi and Timothy Bertoldi, Angela Renee Dean and Sam Lanzoni; her brothers and sisters Patricia and Wayne Dowdy, Marcie and Leonard Bishop, Jerry and Anita Price, Steve and Shelia Price, Mike and Mary Dean, Allen and Becky Dean; her grandchildren Hayley Nichole Howell, Briana Nicole Bertoldi, Morgan Renee Bertoldi, Alexis Cataherine Bertoldi, Amber Danielle Dalia; her great grand son Cohen Bryan Dalia; and her eleven nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke with Pastor Ira Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Newport Cemetery at Newport. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6 to 8 PM. The family would like to express their profound gratitude to Mt. Mission Church Family, Dr. Harry McCoy, and the Second Floor Nursing Staff at Montgomery Regional Hospital for the care and love given during Sharon’s illness. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.