Born 3-20-1958 -- Died 8-18-2002
Bobby Mack Tharp, 44, of Glencoe, son of Mildred Ruth Manry Tharp Karpowicz and the late Bobby Ray Tharp, was born March 20, 1958 in Mammoth Spring, Ark. He died Aug. 18, 2002, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ash Flat. He was married to Jane Montgomery on Oct. 20, 1987, at Salem. He was Greens Keeper at the Cherokee Village North Golf Course for many years. He was a member of the Agnos Church of Christ.Survivors include his wife, Jane of the family home in Glencoe; his sons, Bobby Ray Tharp, Jr., of Cherokee Village, and Cody Tharp of Glencoe; his mother and step-father, Mildred and Ben Karpowicz of Horseshoe Bend; his grandson, Dylan Tharp of Cherokee Village; his sister, Judy Jarvis of Salem; his maternal grandparents, Willie and Mamie Manry of Ash Flat; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his father; his paternal grandparents, Jess and Winnie Tharp.Services were Aug. 21, at the Agnos Church of Christ with Jack Richardson and Leo Rainey officiating. Burial was in the Manry Cemetery with arrangements by the Cox-Blevins Funeral Home.