Cherry Blossoms

OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Sharon Olive Southwell

1938 - 2021

Florida, formerly of Eaton Rapids

OBITUARY Print

Sharon Olive Southwell, of The Villages in Florida, formerly of Eaton Rapids,

Passed away peacefully on April 7, 2021, at the age of 82. Sharon was born in Eaton Rapids, September 25, 1938, the daughter of Oliver and Olive (Baker) Goodrich. She lived most of her life in Eaton Rapids and was a 1956 graduate of Eaton Rapids High School. Sharon married David in 1959 and they were inseparable until his passing in 2015. She moved to The Villages in 2019, where she enjoyed warm memories of the time spent with David and their Florida friends. Sharon retired from General Motors in 1999 as a purchasing specialist. She was a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church in Eaton Rapids, BPW, and the Red Hat Society. The family wishes to thank her loving caregivers, and especially the staff of Cornerstone Hospice & Palliative Care at The Villages.

Sharon was preceded in death by her parents; husband, David; sister, Shirley Nicholas. She is survived by sons, Gregory (Sandy) and Geoffrey (Josephine). Sharon also leaves behind her 6 grandchildren, Ryan (Jenelle), Kirsten, Samantha (Chris) Bassil, Robert and Andrew; one great-grandchild, Henry, and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services are pending with the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel in Eaton Rapids. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association https://www.alz.org/join_the_cause_donate.asp in loving memory of Sharon. To leave online condolences, please visit our website, www.millsfuneral.com. 

Plant a tree in memory of Sharon by clicking here.
To send flowers to Sharon's family, please visit our floral store.

Services

A service summary is not available

An environmentally-friendly option

Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel

518 South Main Street, Eaton Rapids, MI
1-517-663-5331

Tribute Wall

Share a memory of Sharon Olive Southwell
  • Photos
  • Video
  • Candle
  • Sentiment
Plant a tree in memory of Sharon
An environmentally-friendly option

1 tree planted in memory of Sharon

 

A Memorial Tree was planted for Sharon Olive Southwell

April 19, 2021 3:05 PM
Memorial Tree

We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel
Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree

Plant a tree in memory of Sharon

An environmentally-friendly option Plant memorial trees
© 2021 Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy