Johnny Charles Tharpe, 66, of Calabash, NC died February 10, 2021.
Born in Conway, SC on February 10, 1955, he was a son of Lula M. Todd Tharpe and the late Charlie J. Tharpe. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by a brother, Earlie J. Tharpe.
He owned and operated Johnny’s Outboard Motor Shop.
Surviving in addition to his mother are his wife, Melanie Wilson Tharpe; daughters, Krystal Tharpe, Calabash, NC, and Kathryn Tharpe (Chase Maree), Ash, NC; sons, Richard Brandon Tharpe (Jennifer Euchner), Jacksonville, NC, and Cecil Sommersett (Theresa), Brunswick, GA; sister, Mary Lou Matthews, Ocean Isle Beach, NC; eight grandchildren and one on the way.
Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, February 15, 2021 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Brunswick Funeral Service. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Burial will follow in Brunswick Memorial Gardens.
Masks and social distancing will be observed.
Online condolences may be made at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com
Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte
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