Sharon Elizabeth Autry

December 19, 1959 - March 19, 2020
Sharon Elizabeth Autry

Sharon Elizabeth Autry, age 60, of Wilmington, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare.

She was born in Guilford County on December 19, 1959, the daughter of John Elbert Johnson and Evelyn Elizabeth Rich Johnson

Sharon is survived by her husband Jackie and son Joshua W. Autry; brothers Eddie Johnson and his wife Sharon and Randy Johnson and his wife Cindy.

She was predeceased by her parents.

Aside from the love she had for her husband, her family and her cat “Jazzy”, Sharon loved her work and the people she worked with. She loved her friends and enjoyed nothing more than spending her free time at the beach.

A Memorial Service is being planned for a later date and will be announced.

In lieu of flowers Memorial contributions made to the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Foundation at 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401, in loving memory of Sharon, would be greatly appreciated.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S.41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099.

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  • March 20, 2020
    Darlene Rogers says:
    Jackie and family, So sorry for your loss. Sharon was a beautiful person inside and out. I always enjoyed working with her.

  • March 21, 2020
    Peggy Gale says:
    Sharon was a sweet, truly southern lady and my beach friend. She didn’t mind that I sucked at corn hole. She said I could be on her team anytime. I will miss her.

  • March 21, 2020
    Lisa Godwin says:
    I have done Sharrons pedicures for years...many many years...through those years we truly became friends and enjoyed our time together talking and catching up on what was going on with each other's life...We also enjoyed some times outside of pedicures...I will miss her with all my heart!! IF U COULD SAY SOMEONE HAD PRETTY FEET...SHARRON DID!! just sayin... till we meet again friend..love u

  • March 21, 2020
    Jo Ann & Dale Finch says:
    Sharon will be remembered so often by all who knew her and witnessed her friendship and wonderful loving personality. She always won cornhole! Jackie and Josh you are surrounded by love and prayers.

  • March 23, 2020
    Melinda Sowers says:
    Jackie and Josh so sorry for your loss. Sharon was a beautiful and sweet lady. A friend and co-worker. May God be with you at this time of sorrow.