Lois Tharp, age 74, of Shoals, passed away at her residence at 4:35 AM on July 28, 2018. She was born March 21, 1944 in Letcher County, KY to Riley and Clearinda Miles. She married Charles Tharp in Clintwood, VA in December of 1962.
She was previously employed by Perfect Fit in Loogootee and was a member of the Shoals Nazarene Church.
She is survived by Julie Tharp of Shoals, Tammy (Robbie) Goldsberry of Shoals; one son, Charles “Tony” (Mary) Tharp of Shoals; sisters Jean Sandlain of Kentucky, Annalee Maggard of Kentucky, Rosalee Earl of Shoals, and brothers, Riley Miles Jr. of Kentucky, and Danny Miles of Kentucky. Twelve grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren also survive.
She is preceded in death by sisters, Jenette Fields, Shirley Jarret, Elva Brown and brothers, Arnold Miles, Richard Miles and Arvil Miles.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at the Queen-Lee Chapel in Shoals with Brother Kevin Quinn officiating. Burial will be in the Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 11:00 AM until the time of service on Wednesday.
The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.