Ms. Sharon Elizabeth Caldwell, 65, of Deerview Circle, Statesville, N.C., passed away at Atrium Health, Mercy Hospital, in Charlotte, N.C., on Sunday, June 6, 2021. She was born in Iredell County, N.C., on June 1, 1956, and was the daughter of the late Oscar Alfred Carson Jr. and Marei Elizabeth Davidson Kennedy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her adopted mother, Alice Carson; her sister, Dennana Hill; and her niece, Latrish Kennedy.

She was a graduate of Bunker Hill High School and attended Mt. Sanai Baptist Church in Catawba. A loving mother, nanny and grandmother, Sharon will certainly be missed.

She leaves to cherish the memory of her life her daughter, Shalanda Harrison of Statesville; a son, Victor (Deane) Harrison of Claremont; her twin sisters, Melvina Kennedy of Catawba and Regina (Mark McWhorter) Kennedy of Hickory; grandchildren, Lashareca Harrison of Statesville, Dennena Harrison of Hickory, Christian Watkins of Claremont, Armonie Harrison of Statesville, Miranda Harrison of Statesville, Cambria Harrison of Mooresville, Alexis Graham of Mooresville, Makayla Kennedy of Hickory, Ivan Picazo and Isis Picazo, both of Claremont; great grandchildren, Quinton Ikard, Amira Harrison, Lira Parker, Khloe Caldwell, Morgan Harrison, Zayzion Nichols and two more on the way; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives, classmates, church family and friends.

Celebration of Life Services will be conducted Saturday, June 12, 2021, at 2 p.m. at New Life Missionary Baptist Church, Troutman, N.C. Reverend Ivan Cowan will officiate. Burial will follow in the Smyrna Cemetery.

Members of the family will receive friends from 1:30 until 2 p.m. prior to the service. Visit the Book of Memories for Ms. Caldwell at

Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home is serving the Caldwell Family.