Sharon Rose Pate, 76, of Paoli

Sharon Rose Pate, 76, of Paoli


Sharon Rose Pate, 76, of Paoli, passed on March 29 at her home.  She was born June 10, 1947 in Brownstown, IN to Charles Tuell and Lovella Hankins Johnson,  both of whom preceded her.  She was also preceded by brothers Charlie, Ronnie, and Billy Tuell.  As well as one sister, Mildred Owens.

Sharon attended school in both Orleans and Springs Valley.

She was the owner and operator of CJ Auto Parts in Paoli.

Sharon enjoyed spending time with her family and talking with her friends on Facebook.

One of her favorite things to do was spend time down at the French Lick Hotel.

Sharon is survived by:

Son:Robert “Bob” Emmons, Paoli, IN.

Daughters: Jilda “Jill” Tow,Shoals, IN; Teaha (Dustin) Petry, Ferdinand, IN

5 Grandchildren:

Clayton Tow, Keylee Tow, Kaelin Bell, Karter Robbins, and Mikayela Petry.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, April 2, 2024 at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home, 226 W Campbell Street, Paoli, IN 47454.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM on Tuesday, April 2, 2024 at the funeral home. 

Interment to follow at Paoli Community Cemetery.

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