News From Terre Haute, Indiana

March 10, 2013

Sharon R. Daugherty

The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Sharon R. Daugherty, 69, of Terre Haute, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 7, 2013. Sharon was born Dec. 19, 1943, to Paul Wilson and Virginia Needham Wilson.

Sharon is survived by her mother of Terre Haute; daughter, Roberta O’Dell and husband Jim of Terre Haute; grandchildren, Ryan McBroom, Ashley McBroom, and  Dustin Edinburgh of Terre Haute; great-grandchild, Jayden Edinburgh; sisters, Shirley “Annie” Trosper and husband Gary, and Lois Melvin and husband Gail of Terre Haute; brothers, Richard “Skip” Wilson and wife Sherry, Edward “Butch” Wilson and wife Delores, and Johnny Wilson, all of Terre Haute; and sister-in-law, Mary Wilson of Terre Haute. Sharon also is survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. The most important person and the love of her life great-grandson, Jayden Lee Edinburgh, who loved her dearly. Jayden’s eyes would light up and he would grin from ear to ear when he saw grandma Sharon.

Sharon was preceded in death by her father, Paul W. Wilson; husband, Ronald R. Daugherty Sr., whom she married Oct. 13, 1962; son, Ronald R. Daugherty Jr.; brothers, Ronald Wilson and “Kenny” Wilson; and nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and sister-in-laws.

Sharon loved spending time with her family, playing bingo and was in a bunco club for 40 years. She was recently inducted into the A.S.A. Hall of Fame. Sharon was loved by all who knew her and will be dearly missed

Services will be Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Mattox-Wood Funeral Home, 4660 N. Lafayette Ave., with visitation Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Officiating will be Pastor Bill Herb with burial to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at: