Sharon Kaye Bayes

Sharon Kaye Bayes, age 78, of Charlotte, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 25, 2020. She was born May 2, 1942, in Charlotte the daughter of Carson and Eva (Rawson) Parr. Sharon graduated from Charlotte High School with the Class of 1960. In 1987, Sharon married David L. Houghton in Hawaii. Sharon was one of the most loving and caring individuals you could ever meet. She had a heart for people and was always concerned about the welfare of others. She adored her family, especially her grandchildren. Sharon loved having a good time and was quite the practical joker. She enjoyed antiques, traveling, and helping others. Sharon’s faith in the Lord was very important to her. She was a devoted and active member of St. Mary Catholic Church.
Sharon is survived by her husband, David; children: Andrew (Trina) Bayes of Olivet, Andrea Jewett of Charlotte, Amber (Tim) Thelen of Westphalia; grandchildren: Cameo Bayes, Jadelynn Bayes, Jordan Jewett, Alicianna Thelen, Kenny Thelen; sisters: Venice Martin, Anona Osborne, and Linda (Mike) Kehres.
She was preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter, Eva Thelen; sisters: Jean Davis, Shirley (Bruce) Bryan; brothers: Dick Parr, and Wayne Parr.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, August 31, 2020, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. Dwight Ezop celebrating. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Burkhead-Green-Kilgo Funeral Home. Interment will take place at Maple Hill Cemetery.
Those desiring, may make contributions in Sharon’s memory to Meals on Wheels or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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