Sharp in 2013.
|Birth:||21 December 1909|
Blond, Louisiana, USA
|Age:||110 years, 60 days|
Philip Sharp was born in Blond community, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA on 21 December 1909. He had 9 siblings. He worked the land most of his life, as a trapper and cattle herder. He has one daughter Shirley McClain (aged 81 in 2019).
As of July 2019, he was still able to drive.
Philip Sharp currently lives in Covington, Louisiana with his daughter Shirley and his son-in-law George. He is the third-oldest known living man in the United States behind Irving Piken and Lawrence Brooks.
- Covington names 103-year-old cattleman as city's oldest resident NOLA.com, 26 June 2013
- At 108, Louisiana Co-op’s Oldest Member Still Drives, Attends Annual Meetings Cooperative.com, 18 June 2018
- Easy Rider: 109-year-old Covington man still on the go WVUE, 8 July 2019
- 110th birthday New Zion Baptist Church, 21 December 2019