In addition to her father and step-mother, Anna Bales, Sharon is survived by her beloved husband, Timothy Banks; son, Thomas L. (Tomie Kay) Morse, Millsboro, Delaware; daughter, Jamie (Jim) Holbert, Sandyville, West Virginia, and daughter, Danielle Reed, Xenia, Ohio; grandchildren, Katie Holbert, Zachary Morse, Alexandria Davis, Lee Davis, Jazz Morse, Jimmie Dalton and Kerstein Reed; and sister, Faye (Charles) Williams, Vinton, Ohio; brothers, Marvin Bales Jr., Ronoahe Rapids, North Carolina, Paul (Debbie) Bales, Lancaster, Ohio, Michael (Debbie) Bales, Wellston, Ohio, and Dwayne Bales; Jackson as well as several nieces, nephews and special friends, Debbie (Bill) Baker, Ruthie (John) Davis, Sue Ellen (Ray) Biland and Camillia (Jim) Broyles. In additon to her mother she was preceded in death by Iredda Bales, in whose home Sharon was raised after her mother had passed away.
A celebration of life service will be conducted at 6 p.m., Friday, May 6, 2011, at the Gallipolis Christian Church, 4486 State Route 588, Gallipolis. In keeping with Sharon’s wishes there are no calling hours or funeral service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Sharon’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 870 Michigan Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.cremeensfuneralhomes.com.
The Cremeens Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.