Cara Leigh Sharpe, 34, of Waycross, passed away early Friday morning, June 26, 2020, at her residence.

Born in Blackshear July 15, 1985, she had lived in Pierce and Ware Counties all of her life. She was a 2003 graduate of Pierce County High School and went on to obtain her Licensed Practical Nurse degree from Okefenokee Technical College in 2011. She had worked in housekeeping at Memorial Satilla Health but had also worked in customer service and sales over the years. At the time of her passing, she was employed with Subway in Waycross. Riding around, going to the beach, swimming, listening to music, photography and fishing were some of her favorite things to do. She loved her children dearly and enjoyed being with family and friends.

She was a daughter of the late Carroll and Cynthia Paulette Thompson Sharpe. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Chadrianna Williams and by a grandchild, Britian Taylor.

Survivors include the love of her life, Chad Williams, Waycross; her son, Chad “C.J.” Williams Jr., Waycross; four daughters, Brittany Youmans, Jordan Watson and Dy’Mariana Munson, all of Waycross and Kaley (Louis) Williams, Murray, KY; a sister and brother-in-law, Misty and Billy Davis, Blackshear; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Bill and Missy Sharpe and Shaun and Suzanne Allen all of Alma; five grandchildren with one on the way and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 3, from the Pearson-Dial Chapel.

Visitation will be held immediately following the service.

Interment will be in the Bristol Cemetery.

Due to COVID-19, social distancing and the wearing of face masks are strongly encouraged.  Those who do not feel comfortable attending can still extend their sympathy by signing the online register at

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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