Published 12:23 pm Tuesday, June 13, 2023

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Kelley Wayne Sharpe, 74, passed away peacefully at his residence in Baton Rouge, La. on Sunday, June 11, 2023. 

Kelley leaves behind his beloved wife of 43 years, Sharon “Sissy” Wascom Sharpe; two sons, Josh Sharpe and wife Misty; Corey Sharpe and wife Crissy; seven grandchildren, Cody, Kaylee, and Kinsey Sharpe, Laney, Christian, Carsyn, and Collin Sharpe. He also leaves behind a brother, Dewitt Sharpe Jr. along with several other family members and friends. 

Kelley was preceded in death by his mother, Juariana Kelley Sharpe and father, Dewitt C. Sharpe Sr. 

Visitation will be held at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home in Bogalusa, Louisiana on Thursday, June 15, 2023, from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. followed by a Memorial Service at 11 a.m.

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