Sharon Ann McElroy, 57, of Lebanon, died Thursday morning, Sept. 5, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Springfield.
She was born April 22, 1962, in Austin, Texas, to Wiley Lee and Rose Evelyn Schoenfeld Gotcher.
Sharon was preceded in death by her father.
On Jan. 24, 1995, she married Reginald L. McElroy, and they shared the last 24. years.
She was born and raised in Austin, Texas and attended schools there. She began working in the hotel industry for a short time. She met Reginald while in Austin and later they were married in Las Vegas. She then moved to Lebanon in 2010. In addition to being a devoted homemaker to her husband and family, Sharon worked in the health care field for awhile.
Survivors include her husband Reginald, of the home; a daughter, Crystal Dragon, of Lebanon; a son, Clayton Whitmire, of Lebanon; three grandchildren, Atom, Damon, and Enola; her mother, Rose Davis, of Austin, Texas; a brother, Rick Bowlin, of Austin, Texas; a sister, Pam Brauer, of Austin, Texas; several nieces and nephews, as well as a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial service for Sharon Ann McElroy will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at Holman-Howe Funeral Home in Lebanon, under the direction of Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Lebanon. Visitation will be following the service in  the funeral home. Memorial contributions to the Polycystic Kidney Foundation may be made through the funeral home.
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