Olivia Jean Tharp, 88 of Munfordville passed away Friday, August 31 at the T.J. Samson Comm. Hospital.
She was the daughter of the late Jim & Cynthia Sympson Pence. Jean and her husband Vestal owned and operated V&J Hardware in the late 1950’s. She had also been a manager of The Dairy Freeze in Munfordville.
Jean was a member of the Munfordville Baptist Church and the Bonnieville Order of Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by her husband Vestal, two brothers Bill & Charlie Pence and five sisters Ruth Hodges, Elizabeth Mills, Marie Cottrell, Etta Wooden and Mildred Gibbons
Jean is survived by a son Tim Tharp of Munfordville
Twin sister Jane Cave of Louisville
Three brothers Bobby Pence of Louisville
Sonny Pence of Bonnieville
Donald Pence of Bonnieville
and over one hundred nieces & nephews
Funeral services for Olivia Jean Tharp will be 11am Monday, Sept. 3 in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Bro. Tommy Adams officiating. Burial will be in the Munfordville Municipal cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 12-8pm and after 8am Monday at the Sego Funeral Home. Eastern Star service will be 6pm Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given for Gideon Bibles.