Graveside services for Lillian Lorene Smith Tharp, 87, of Cleveland and formerly of Indianola will be at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Indianola City Cemetery. She died Monday, May 18, 2015 at Bolivar Medical Center.
Mrs. Tharp was born in Silver City the daughter of Jim Smith and Pearl Dalton Smith. She married Woodrow Tharp and they moved to Indianola where she was employed with Ludlow Manufacture then worked for Wal-mart. She was a member of the Second Baptist Church and had been a resident of Cleveland Personal Care for the last 10 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 2005 and by a son, Buddy Tharp. She is survived by a daughter, Carolyn Brown (Steve) of Collierville, TN; 2 sons, Charlie Tharp (Vanessa) of Crystal Springs, MS and Joey Tharp of Clarksdale, MS; a brother, Herman Smith of Baytown, TX and 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5:00-6:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at Boone-Card Funeral Home and then again from 1:00-2:00 p.m., Thursday prior to graveside services.