Morningside Assisted Living

County Bank

Home | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Our Fan Newsletter
Greenwood Today | Greenwood, SC
News
• Greenwood
• Lakelands
• School
• State
• Closings & Delays
Sports
• Local Sports
• Collegiate
• GHS Eagle Football
Classifieds
• Newest Listings
• Employment
• Merchandise
• Real Estate
• Recreation
• Transportation
• Yard Sales
2014 Holidays
• Shopping
• Recipes
• Letters To Santa
• Games
• Holiday Events
• Christmas Wishes

Crime Network
• Arrest Reports
• Most Wanted
• SC Sex Offenders
His Section
• Church News & Events
• Prayer Request
Obituaries
• Obituaries
• Notices
Occasions
• Birthdays
• Weddings / Anniv / Engagements
• Reunions
Specials
• Letters to Editor
• GwdToday Contest
• Announcements



home : obituaries : obituaries December 17, 2014

Harley Funeral Home





Parker White Pruitt Funeral



2/13/2013 8:59:00 AM
Vera Johnson Tharpe, 85

Vera Johnson Tharpe, 85, widow of Leon Tharpe, died February 12, 2013 at Magnolia Manor.

Born in Greenwood, February 9, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Rufus and Nellie Pearl McClain Johnson.  Mrs. Tharpe was a graduate of Greenwood High School and retired from Greenwood Mills, Durst Plant.  She was a member of Main Street United Methodist Church. 

Surviving are a daughter, Camille Holroyd and a son, Mack Tharpe, both of Greenwood; two sisters, Margie Gibson of Greenwood and Patti Latter of Ft. Myers, FL; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Mrs. Tharpe was predeceased by a sister, Garnelle Johnson Cook and a brother, Lamar Johnson.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3 PM Thursday from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Phil Thrailkill officiating. Burial will follow in Oakbrook Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Trae Tharpe, Scurry Tharpe, Mackenzie Tharpe and Colby Tharpe along with Jimmy McClain, Chip Cook and Greg Morrow.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Memorials may be made to Main Street United Methodist Church, 211 N. Main Street, Greenwood, SC  29646 or to Alzheimer’s Association, SC Chapter 4124 Clemson Blvd. Suite L, Anderson, SC  29621.

For online condolences please visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.

Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Tharpe family.







Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


Advanced Search








Greenwood Living

Home | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Our Fan Newsletter
GwdToday.com • 720 Montague Ave Suite 314 • Greenwood • SC • 29649 • News@GwdToday.com
Software © 1998-2014 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved