Graveside services for Mr. Jerry “Jaybo” Tharp, Sr. of Winona will be held Sunday, January 16 at 3:00 p.m. at Milligan Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Stewart, MS. Rev. Jay Anderson will officiate the service.
Visitation will be held Saturday, January 15 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Oliver Funeral Home.
Mr. Tharp, 74, passed away Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital. He was born in Winona, MS on December 3, 1947 to W.M. and Sybil Sellers Tharp. He was a retired mail carrier, member of Legion Lake, an avid Ole Miss football and baseball fan and served in the Mississippi Army National Guard.
Mr. Tharp is survived by his mother, Sybil Tharp of Winona; daughter, Kristy Tharp of Winona; sons, Jay Tharp of Grenada and Stephen Tharp of Winona; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two nieces. He was preceded in death by his father; wife, Katherine K. Tharp; brother, Glen Allen Tharp; and grandson, Andrew Tharp.