ELIZABETHTON — Sharon Louise Heaton, 49, of Elizabethton, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 2, 2011, at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late Mary E. Potter Odom and Eddie Odom, of Roan Mountain, and was born in Avery County. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a brother, Terry Odom.
Mrs. Heaton was employed at Dawn of Hope and was an LPN. She attended Hosanna Fellowship Church.
In addition to her father, she is survived by two sons, Matthew Hitchew, and his fiancée, Sarah, of Roan Mountain, Joshua Hitchew, Elizabethton; two brothers David Odom, Roan Mountain, and Johnny Odom, Linville, NC. Four nieces also survive.
The family will receive friends in the Rhododendron Chapel, Tetrick Funeral Home, Roan Mountain, from noon-2:00 PM Thursday, September 8, 2011.
The funeral service will be conducted in the funeral home chapel at 2:00 PM on Thursday with Rev. Billy Stewart officiating.
Interment will follow the funeral service in the Markland Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guest book or by fax 423 772-3928.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Roan Mountain, is serving the family. Office 423 542-2232, obituary line 543-4917.