Sharon A. Gaither, 64, of Cookeville, Tenn., went to live with her Lord on September 27, 2020. She was born in Dallas, Texas, and has lived all over the US and was in the mission field for two years in Ecuador.

She was a graduate of Kentucky Christian College with a double degree in Bible and Elementary Education. Sharon was an accomplished poet and loved to cook, write and sing. She loved the Lord and always served with a smile.

Sharon was a long time member of First Christian Church in Cookeville, Tenn., and loved her church family very much.

Sharon was preceded in death by her parents, James and Ethel Gaither of Sale Creek, Tenn.

She is survived by four brothers, Robert Gaither (Roxanne Mealer) of Texas, William (Beverly) Gaither of California, Michael (Sandy) Gaither of Sale Creek, Tenn., and James Gaither Jr. (Cecelia) of Texas; one sister Deborah (William) Walker of Nevada; and an extensive list of other loving family members and friends. Sharon was very much loved and lived Christ.

Memorial services are pending.