- Cullman, Alabama

June 7, 2013

Sharron Knight Askea

Moss-Service Funeral Home

CULLMAN — Sharron Knight Askea

Sharron Knight Askea, 75, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at her home in Cullman.

Mrs. Askea was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Charles Askea; and her parents, Cyril and Cloie Knight. 

She is survived by her children, Denise Askea Holmes and Larry Timothy Askea; grandchildren, Sarah and Chloe Askea; and her sister, Genna Thorn. Sharron leaves behind many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and neighbors to cherish her memory, including longtime special friends, “Jo” Burrow, Thelma Harris and Betty Smith.

Sharron graduated from Cullman High School in 1956 and worked for many years at the Cullman Housing Authority and the City of Cullman.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday June 7, at Moss-Service Funeral Home in Cullman. A graveside “Celebration of Life” service will be held at 11 a.m. June 8 at Valley Springs Cemetery in Cullman.

Pallbearers will be Gary Deloach, Harry Dean Speegle, Jacob Knight, Mitch Baker, Daniel DeLoach and Jason Feller. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Deloach, Britton Knight, Rodell Knight, Junior Speegle and Lindy Speegle. 

The family sends a special thank-you to Cindy DeLoach, Kim Baker, Linda Speegle, Ally Knight, Cindy Knight, Emily DeLoach Feller, Carol Collier and Kathy Cagle for all of their love and support.

They also send thanks to all of her wonderful caregivers at Omega Hospice. Donations may be made to Omega Hospice, 101 Second Avenue Southeast, Cullman, AL 35058.