‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees
Send a Sympathy Gift

Cemetery

Hickory Grove Methodist Church Cemetery

View Details

Visitation

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Monday September 30th, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm

View Details

Funeral Service

Hickory Grove Methodist Church Cemetery
Tuesday October 1st, 2019
2:00pm

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before April "Rat"'s visitation.


April "Rat" Strader Sharpe Kelley

April “Rat” Strader Sharpe Kelly, 44, passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Hickory Grove United Methodist Church with Rev. Lee Eggers officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. April was born in Danville, VA to Larry and Kathie Haynes Strader. She was a graduate of Rockingham Senior High and graduate of Artistic Beauty College in Danville. She was a self employed licensed cosmetologist and aesthetician, then worked a Sexton Chiropractic and then UNC Chapel Hill Hospital doing medical coding. She was baptized and a member at Hickory Grove United Methodist Church and was currently attending Lambs Chapel in Burlington. Her true passion and God given talent was photography . She is survived by her parents, Larry and Kathie Strader; children, Austin Sharpe, Skylar Grace Kelley and Addison Paige Kelley; sister, Renee Windsor and husband, Robert; numerous uncles, aunts and cousins. The family will receive friends at Wilkerson Funeral Home on Monday, September 30th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Other times the family will be at home of the parents, 1212 Gravel Hill Road, Ruffin. Memorials may be made to Hickory Grove United Methodist Church, 9983 NC Highway 700, Pelham, NC 27311.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of April "Rat" Kelley, please visit our flower store.



Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of April "Rat" Kelley

Pam Smith Oct 1 2019 7:00 PM

May God be with you during this time. So sorry to hear of your loss. Hardy & Janie Hall

hardy w hall Sep 30 2019 7:13 PM

We are deeply saddened. You have our deepest sympathy. May God be with you and give you peace.

Brent and Elizabeth Sutphin Sep 30 2019 6:40 PM

A candle was lit in memory of April "Rat" Kelley

Brent and Elizabeth Sutphin Sep 30 2019 6:39 PM

A candle was lit in memory of April "Rat" Kelley

Shirley K. Strader Sep 30 2019 5:45 PM

I'm so sorry that you're gone from our lives. Life will never be the same without you. Rest in peace little sister. Love, Robert.

Robert Windsor Sep 30 2019 11:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of April "Rat" Kelley

Faye Lawrence Sep 30 2019 9:13 AM

A candle was lit in memory of April "Rat" Kelley

Sharon Caudle Horsley Sep 29 2019 11:50 PM

A candle was lit in memory of April "Rat" Kelley

Brenda & Larry Paschal Sep 29 2019 7:44 PM

A candle was lit in memory of April "Rat" Kelley

Marcia Bibee Sep 29 2019 5:30 PM

Show More Entries