CARLSBAD, Calif. - Laura Beth (Tharp) Sheets, age 46, of Carlsbad, Calif., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 at her home.
She was born March 31, 1967 in Steubenville, Ohio and grew up in New Somerset, Ohio.
Mrs. Sheets was Christian by faith; graduated from Stanton Local High School in 1985; and had been employed as an elementary teacher at the United School District.
She was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Dwain Tharp.
She is survived by her husband, Raymond W. Sheets, Jr.; son, Nicholas Sheets of Carlsbad, Calif.; daughters, Brooke and Macey Sheets, both of Carlsbad, Calif.; mother, Virginia L. (Palmer) Tharp of Toronto, (New Somerset); sister, Angela S. Brooks of Marysville, Ohio.
Visitation hours are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28 at the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto.
A memorial service will follow at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Pastor Steve Smith officiating.
According to Mrs. Sheet's wishes she will be cremated.