Funeral services for Verbon Alton Sharpton, 81, of Cullman will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, Bro. Scott Sessions officiating.
Cullman Funeral Home directing.
Mr. Sharpton was born to (the late) Dayton Elmer and Mary Fulenwider Sharpton on October 28, 1935; and passed away at Brookwood Medical Center on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017.
He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Cullman and he loved Alabama football.
Survivors include a daughter, Lisa (Ronnie) Pugh; two sons, Ashley (Elaine) Sharpton and Dennis Sharpton; six sisters, Delores (Ralph) McBrayer, Margaret (Charlie) Evans, Barbara (Jerry) Woods, Patsy (Rick) Blakely, Donna (James) Vickery and Geraldine (Kenneth) Tipton; two brothers, Wilburn (Gladys) Sharpton and Paul (Connie) Sharpton; and seven grandchildren, Tim (Delina) Howard, Meaghen (Chad) Woodis, Ronald Sharpton, Kyle Sharpton, Paul Sharpton, Tabitha McGee and Elizabeth McGee.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Published on October 2, 2017