George David Tharpe

May 2, 1940 ~ January 3, 2021 (age 80)


Graveside services for George David Tharpe, 80 of Butler will be held on Wednesday at 1:00 pm at Mt. Olive Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, Mr. Tharpe passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Navicent Health.

He was a member of Mt. Olive Free Will Baptist Church.

Mr. Tharpe was preceded in death by his parents, William Henry Tharpe and Louise Rushing Tharpe; and sister, Carol Gay Wilson.

Survivors include his wife, Bessie Pearl Tharpe of Butler; two sons, George Tommy Tharpe of Reynolds and Charles Tharpe of Butler; one daughter, Barbara Greene of Hiram, GA; one brother, Tommy Tharpe of Reynolds; five grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: McLeighton Funeral Service, PO Box 187, Butler, GA 31006, to help with the funeral expense.

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McLeighton Funeral Service of Reynolds is in charge of arrangements.  

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Graveside Service
January 6, 2021

1:00 PM
Mt Olive Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery
78 Mt. Olive Church Lane
Reynolds, GA 31076

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