Funeral arrangements made for Alice Sharp-Blount

By Lora Chance - email

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Alice Sharp-Blount of Vidalia passed away peacefully Sunday, June 11 with her family by her side.

Blount raised 11 children in Vidalia, including NFL Hall of Famer and Pittsburgh Steeler legend Mel Blount.

Visitation will be held 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday, July 16 at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church on Highway 135 in Alston, Ga. The funeral and repast services will be held Saturday, July 17 at 11 a.m. at Harvest Time Faith Center Church on First Avenue in Vidalia, Ga.

Vidalia Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Sharp-Blount was 103 years old.

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