DANVILLE — Sharon Ruth Wilson Addair passed from this life and awoke in the presence of her Lord Sept. 21, 2019.
Sharon was born March 25, 1947 in Justice, West Virginia, to Mary Susie Wilson. She was raised by her parents, John and Octavia Wilson. She graduated from Gilbert High School. After high school, she worked at Peak Ford in Gilbert.
She worked at Nationwide Insurance until she married. She was a farm wife for many years. She worked for Purdy Sand and Gravel, Cooper Energy, B&J Drilling, Addair & Son Drilling, and the Knox County Career Center, from which she retired after 24 years of service.
She is survived by her husband, Arnold Addair, whom she married Nov. 29, 1969. She is also survived by her only child, Adam, his wife, Billie Jo (Sheldon), and grandchildren, Samantha, Mackenzie, Austin, and Kellyn Addair. Also living are Sharon’s sisters Loretta (Dennis) Lawson, Lucy (Roy) Lester, Karon (Lester) Carlson, Kathy (Frank) Ruloff, and Annette (William) Hawks; her brothers, Thomas (Linda) Wilson and Rodney (Linda) LeFevers; sisters-in-law Ruby Wilson and Catherine Smith-Wilson; as well as many beloved cousins, nieces, nephews, and in-laws.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Octavia Wilson; her mother, Susie LeFevers; her sisters Thursa Blankenship and Evelyn Wilson; and her brothers Amos Wilson, Richard Wilson, Johnny Keith LeFevers, Timothy LeFevers and Sammy Cox.
A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 25 at Workman Cemetery, SR 62, Danville. Matt McManaway will officiate. The Fischer Funeral Home in Danville is handling arrangements. fischerfuneralhome.com
Memorial donations are suggested to Victory Church of Christ, 12470 Upper Fredericktown Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050 or Heartland Hospice, 6500 Busch Blvd Suite 210, Columbus, OH 43229.