Wesley James Sharpton

Wesley James Sharpton

Wesley James Sharpton, 26, died on May 3, 2013 in Kansas City, KS. His funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, May 7th at Strode Funeral Home Chapel in Stillwater, OK. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Wesley was born on Oct. 19, 1986 in Stillwater, OK to James and Donna Jean (Guy) Sharpton. After graduation, he joined the United States Army, but, due to health complications, he was honorably discharged shortly afterwards. He worked as a dry wall installer at Huerta's Drywall. Wesley enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing blackjack and camping, but his favorite pastime was spending time with his nephews. He was also an avid fan of KU Basketball and the KC Chiefs.

He is preceded in death by his grandpa, Don Guy, of Enid, Ok; grandparents, Richard and Sylvia Spaulding, of Arcadia, Ok; and great grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Asuncion Huerta and Mr. and Mrs. James Sharpton, all of Stillwater, OK.

He is survived by his parents of Linwood, KS; brother, Anthony S. Sharpton; grandparents, Dr. James and Dr. Lois Sharpton, of Pitkin, CO; grandparents, Mary and Max Burckalter, of Enid, OK; nephews, Ayden and Steven Sharpton; and many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

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Funeral Home

Strode Funeral Home
610 S Duncan St Stillwater, OK 74074
(405) 372-5550

Published in Lawrence Journal-World on May 7, 2013