Alexander "Bubbles" Sharpe
It is with sadness we announce the passing of Alexander Douglas "Bubbles" Sharpe, age 73, of Springhill, NS, on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Bubbles passed away at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Springhill, NS, he was a son of the late Douglas and Helen (Fisher) Sharpe.
Bubbles was a member of the Salvation Army. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and loved to play cards. He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren, and was often seen hanging out on the "bench" and checking the mail.
He will be dearly missed by his wife of 50 years, Beverly, Springhill; children, Brian (Angie Hunter), Springhill, NS, Tracy (Mike) Gerrior, Springhill, NS, Paul (Sam Alick), Springhill, NS, Gayle (Daniel) Snell, Springhill, NS; 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; siblings, Bobby (Virginia) Baker, Timmy Baker (Patricia Burgess), Mary Lou Gouy, Cheryl White (David Urquhart), Gordon Sharpe (Jane Terris), and Shirley Sharpe (Stephen Fitzgerald).
He was predeceased by his grandson Kingsley; siblings Connie Sharpe, Judy Sharpe, Terry Holden, and Trudy Welton.
Arrangements are under the care and guidance of A.H. Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane Street, Springhill (902-597-2361). Visiting hours will take place from the Springhill Salvation Army Community Church on Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 2 pm until 4 pm, followed immediately at 4 pm by his funeral service, Lieutenant Stephen and Rosalyn Toynton officiating.
Donations in memory of Bubbles may be made to the Springhill Salvation Army Community Church.
Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Bubbles online memorial at www.brownsfuneralhome.com or through the A.H. Brown Funeral Home Facebook Page.