Sharon Hennessee Vantrease, 71, of Chattanooga, TN, passed away on August 21, 2017.
Sharon graduated from Sequatchie County High School, where she was a majorette and attended Carson Newman College. She was a member of Red Bank Baptist Church of Chattanooga, TN.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alex "Jot" and Marie Smith Hennessee; and brothers, Johnnie and Jerry Hennessee.
She is survived by her husband, Jerry Vantrease; two daughters, Jessica Vantrease of Chattanooga, TN and Jana Barclay of Fort Myers, FL; granddaughters, Mallory Barclay and Serena Halberstadt; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to Eric Newsom, Drew Hickman, and the nurses of Amedisys Hospice Care in Chattanooga, TN, for their loving care at the end of her life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, to aid in their mission to end breast cancer.
A visitation in celebration of Sharon's life will be will be held 5:00-8:00 pm Thursday at Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, TN,(423) 877-3524, www.lanefh.com.