Nixon Garrard “Nicky” Sharp, age 54, of Cedartown, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at a Cedartown hospital.

            Mr. Sharp was born in Rome, Georgia on March 20, 1964, son of John Grady Sharp and Myra Joan Whitlock Sharp.  He was a member of the North Rome Church of God.  Mr. Sharp worked for a number of years for CEDARSTREAM in Cedartown.  He was very athletic and loved golfing and all sports.

            Survivors include his wife, Sherie Callihan Sharp; four children, Stevie Rheanna Mylius (Blake), Rome, John Dillon Sharp (Jessica), Rome, Corey Wesson (Anna), Buchanan, and Dylan Wesson (Katie), Fayetteville, NC; eight grandchildren, Maddox Sharp, Brookelyn, Justin, Aniston, Kaylan, Waylan, Hayden and Adalyn Wesson; his parents, Grady & Joan Sharp, Rome; a brother, Gregory Kyle Sharp, Rome; a sister, Kaycie Temples (Brian), Rome; 6 nephews, Trenton, Ethan & Seth (Shannon)Temples, and Devin and Collin Callihan, Toby Griffin; a niece, Alexis Callihan; 3 great nieces and nephews, Sophia, Ronan & Aria Temples; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Chuck & Jeanette Callihan, Buchanan.

            Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at 10am in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with the Rev. Randy Vines and Pastor Terry Addis officiating.  Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park.

            The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Friday from 5 until 8pm.

            Pallbearers are asked to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Saturday at 9:30am and include: Active: Kyle & Dillon Sharp, Devin & Collin Callihan, and Chris & Scott Whitlock. Honorary: Harold & Wendell Crowder, Lee Jones, Terry & Gary Daniels, Stacy Elliott, Brian Adams and Joey Cross.

            Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.