Faye Polous Sharit was born April 9, 1932 in Gulfport, Mississippi to the now late Willie and Georgina Polous.

Faye passed to her eternal home Monday, July 3 in Panama City.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Willie Benjamin Sharit.

Faye is survived by her three children; Georgina Atchison (Raymond), Shirley Wombles (Steve) and Benjamin Sharit (Denise); six grandchildren, Amanda Atchison, Bryant Wombles (Juliane), Michael Wombles (Stephanie), Rebecca Knowles (Ken), Michael Sharit, and Faith Calobreves (Jerad); seven great-grandchildren, Madilyn, Bryson, Bradley, Gabriel, Xavier, Sebastian, and Donovan; and siblings, Maxine Creamer, Barbara Clough, Jerry Polous, and Richard Polous.

Visitation is at 1:30 p.m., with graveside funeral services at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 6 at Magnolia Cemetery in Apalachicola. Kelley Funeral Home is assisting with all arrangements.