Obituary for Allene "Red" Browning Sharp
Ms. Allene “Red” Browning Sharp of Tuckerman departed this life on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the age of 85. She was born September 7, 1932, at Tuckerman, Arkansas, the daughter of Glover Cleveland and Julia Ann (Houchin) Browning.
Allene graduated from Tuckerman High School in 1951. She played basketball while in high school earning All State status. She worked for American Lantern for thirty years. She enjoyed working in her flower beds and traveling. She was always known to have the biggest heart which was apparent whenever she was around children. She was a member of the First Free Will Baptist Church in Tuckerman. She loved working in the nursery.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Becky (Sellers) Cole Fox; four brothers, Roy Browning, Leon Browning, Paul D. Browning, and Henry Browning; two sisters, Mable Browning Smith and Bertha Mae Browning Nix.
Allene is survived by one son, Ray Fowler of Tuckerman; one daughter, Pamela (Fowler) Huskey and husband, Palma, of Hopewell; seven grandchildren, Chad Lindsey and wife, Lisa, of Newport, Sarah Gates of Newport, Mitchell Montgomery Fowler of Jackson, MS, Julie Jones and husband, Robert, of Jonesboro, Jonathan Baker and wife, Jennibette of Fayetteville, Allen Cole of Tuckerman, and Chelsea Potter and husband, Justin, of Orlando, FL; nine great grandchildren and one great great grandchild; many nieces and nephews; and a lifetime of friends.
Memorial services will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday at the First Free Will Baptist Church in Tuckerman.