Georgeanne Sharp, born June 27, 1945, in Newport News to Maggie Wood Brett Sharp and James Sharp II, passed away on November 15, 2021, after a brief illness. She attended Mary Washington College. Her love of travel led her to become a flight attendant with Pan American Airlines. She later worked for Marriott Hotels as an International Sale Rep. Her passion for history guided her to lead tours at various military installations and local historical sites.
Georgeanne is survived by her loving sisters, Fran Taylor and Missy Bogle (Kurt); nieces, Jennifer Vierrether (Jeff) and Cindy Stuart (Scott); and great-nieces; Morgan, Kelsey, Haley and Emily. She was predeceased by her brother-in-law, Al Taylor.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 21, 2021 at Peninsula Funeral Home. The CDC highly recommends masks for inside gatherings. Interment will follow at Peninsula Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, please feel free to donate to your favorite charity in Georgeanne’s name. She was especially fond of any charity supporting animals.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.