3/28/12 — Della Lynn Cruthchfield Sharp

Mrs. Della Lynn Cruthchfield Sharp 59, of Winchester, TN passed Saturday, March 24, 2012 at St.Thomas Hospital in Nashville.

She was  born January 3, 1953 to James and Willie M. Crutchfield.

She was a 1970 graduate from Tullahoma High School.  She attended Motlow College and MTSU where she earned degrees in education.  She taught in the Wilson County School System for 13 years.  She was employed at Tullahoma High School for 23 years where she taught special education.

She was preceded in death by an infant sister, Deborah and her father, James Crutchfield. Sr. 

She is survived by daughter, Tonisha Sharp; son, Michael Sharp, and grandson, Gavin;  mother, Willie Mae Crutchfield; two sisters, Emma (Jimmy) Coleman of Tullahoma and Toni London of Estill Springs, TN; three brothers, James (Sonja) Crutchfield, Jr,  Odell (Tracy) Crutchfield both of Tullahoma, TN, and Frank (Norma) Crutchfield of Chattanooga, TN; great aunt, Mattie Harris of Tulllahoma. Host of neices, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Tuesday, March 27, 2012 from 6-7pm at J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home.  

She will lie in state Wednesday, March 28, 2012  from 1:00-2:00 pm with Funeral Services to follow  at 2:00 pm at  Mt. Zion Baptist Church with Moderator Elmore Torbert, Jr officiating and Pastor Ronald Forrester as Eulogist. 

Interment Evergreen Cemetery.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church
301 South Washington Street
Tullahoma,TN  377388

J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home in charge of  arrangements.