Elisa Sharpe

Born August 13, 1960

Elisa Marie Rosette Sharpe, passed away on March 28, 2014. She was born on August 13, 1960 to Robert L. and Ivelise E. Rosette in Bethesda, Maryland and grew up in Newport News, VA. “Lisa” married Paul E. Sharpe on October 8, 1994 in Williamsburg, VA where they continued to live.

Lisa is preceded in death by her mother, Ive, and her brother, Tommy Clayton. She is survived by her husband, Paul, and her father, Bob Rosette both of Williamsburg; sons, Kenny, David and John Sharpe; two grandchildren, Molly and Paul Lee Sharpe; brothers, Ken Clayton of VA, Robert Clayton of FL, Jack Rosette of NC; sisters, Linda Sutton and Donna Newsome of GA; many sisters and brothers in law and many dear friends.

Lisa's greatest accomplishments in life were her ability to share her love and laughter and in helping others achieve happiness and a better quality of life.

Funeral Services will be held at 11am Monday, March 31, 2014 at Nelsen's Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Rd. Williamsburg. Visitation will also be at Nelsen's on Sunday, March 30, 2014 from 3 until 6pm.


  • Visitation Sunday, March 30, 2014
  • Funeral Service Monday, March 31, 2014

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Tammy Riddle

April 2, 2014 and your family are in my thoughts and prayers

Ron and Margie DeSander

April 1, 2014

Paul and family, there are no words to express the sadness in our hearts. We love Lisa and pray for the healing power of God to help you and your family during this difficult time. She was a wonderful person with a kind heart and beautiful spirit. We will miss her terribly.

March 31, 2014

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort from the words at Matthew 5:4 because when we mourn we are comforted by God in our time of grief.

Lena Hale

March 31, 2014

I only met you once and knew you were a kind, thoughtful and caring person; it was my pleasure to have known you on facebook after meeting you! You are missed and our thoughts and prayers are with your entire family at this time. God bless~


March 31, 2014

lost for words not of memories. I enjoyed your cooking (big wad). Love you LISA We will miss you. . IRA NEAL

Jane Leonard

March 31, 2014

Paul and thoughts and prayers are with you. Lisa was a warm, loving and caring person and will be sorely missed by all of us whose lives she touched. I personally have a very special reminder of her. Corky. Rest in peace, Lisa

Jesse Mathias

March 31, 2014

Lisa , you will be missed by all that ever met you. Your house was always the go to house for the neighborhood kids 2 generations. Brett and David and then Brandon and Molly and many others. You were never too busy to love on the kids. I had many great times in your back yard. RIP beautiful lady.

Barbi Riley

March 30, 2014

I may have only seen you a couple times and only knew you a short while but you left a long lasting memory I will carry with me always. You are a beautiful angel that is needed now in heaven and you will truly be missed. The light you had here on earth will shine forever in our hearts. Forever loved and always will be missed. My heart and prayers to your family and friends.

Deborah Lupton

March 30, 2014

I will always love and cherish all of our fond memories... you will be missed and always loved... God bless you and your family... lv2u, Deborah Lupton

Deborah Lutpon

March 30, 2014

I have been blessed to of carried all our childhood fond memories we had over the years while were apart. Having reunited about 6 months ago has given me such wonderful additional memories to carry throughout the rest of my life of you. I thank you for that and I pray that you give all my love to our family that you now share time with. Know you are deep in my heart, you will be missed not only by me but so many others and I will always love you... until we meet again, enjoy :) My God bless you and your family... Love always and forever, Deborah Lupton