Timothy L. Sharpe, 50

May 22, 2009

JAN. 19, 1959-MAY 20, 2009

SMITHSBURG, Md. - Timothy L. Sharpe, 50, of Foxville Road, Smithsburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2009, at the Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown, Md.

Born Jan. 19, 1959, in Montgomery, Ala., he was the son of Catherine (Webster) Sharpe of Montgomery and the late Gerald Sharpe.

He was a graduate of Carver High School class of 1977, a graduate of Auburn University class of 1981 and received his masters degree from the University of Phoenix in 2005.


He was employed by the United States Army Information Systems Engineering Command of Fort Detrick from 1984 until the present.

He was a member of the Smithsburg Library Board.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 19 years, Elisa F. (Moseley) Sharpe, whom he married April 14, 1990; brother, Mike Sharpe and wife Pat of Biloxi, Miss.; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. A viewing will be Saturday May 23, 2009, from 2 to 4 p.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home in Smithsburg. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. at the home of Tim and Elisa following the viewing.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in memory of Tim to the Electronic Frontier Foundation at 1875 Connecticut Ave., NW Suite 650, Washington, DC 20009.

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