Lt. Col. Sharpe John Egerton Sharpe
Lt. Col. Sharpe John Egerton Sharpe

Lt. Col. Sharpe John Egerton Sharpe, former Chairman of Ghana Amateur Boxing Association (GABA) will be buried this Friday, January 29, 2021 at the Military cemetery in Accra.

Final funeral rites would be held at the VAG House. He left behind seven children, 14 grandchildren and one great grand child.

He was a keen sports enthusiast and became president of the Ghana Kick Boxing Association as well.

The late Col. Sharpe was an executive board member of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), and a member of AIBA, the International Amateur Boxing Association.

He died on December 3, 2020 at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra at 86 years.

Rest in peace Col. Sharpe

Source- Friends of Boxing

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