Myrtie May Amos Tharp

October 11, 2021

Myrtie May Amos Tharp, 82, of Frankfort, passed away October 11, 2021 in her home.  She was born on October 2, 1939 in Wayne County, Kentucky to John and Mattie (Corrinder) Smith.

Myrtie attended Mulberry High School.  She worked for National Cigar Factory for 6 years, Jewel Simon for 5 years, was a chef at Frankfort Moose Lodge for 12 ½ years, was a CNA for Wesley Manor and retired as a CNA from Northwood Village in Kokomo after 9 years.  She attended Connecting Point Church in Frankfort.  She loved cooking, sewing, and quilting, but her greatest joy was her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made in Myrtie’s honor to the American Cancer Society, Attn: RFL Clinton County, 5635 West 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN  46278.

Visitation and Services

Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, October 18, 2021 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort.  Friends may visit from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery, Frankfort. 

Survived by:

Surviving are her Daughters: Lue Ann (Dennis) Morrow of Delphi and Michelle Renee Johnson of Kokomo; Sons: Clayton Lloyd Amos Jr. of Frankfort, Dorsel William Amos of Frankfort, and Jeff Lynn (Sheri) Amos of Greenfield; 10 Grandchildren; and 17 Great-Grandchildren.  

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, a sister, and son: Charles Kevin.


Leave your Condolences

7 Condolences for “Myrtie May Amos Tharp”

  1. Katy Tarr October 12, 2021 at 2:56 pm

    I am so very sorry to hear this. She was my cousin and a special person. When I would talk to her she would always tell me about her children and grandchildren.

  2. Kim Ray October 12, 2021 at 9:04 pm

    My sincere condolences to the family. Myrtie was a sweet lady. I’m sorry for your loss. Kim Ray

  3. Chante October 13, 2021 at 11:06 am

    I’m So Very Sorry For Your Family’s Loss God Watch Over Each And Everyone Of Them,I Pray For Healing Hearts God Bless You All One Day At A Time.

  4. Barbara Impson October 14, 2021 at 8:58 am

    So sorry to hear about this, Aunt Myrtie was such a kind soul. I Prayers for her family, she will be missed. Fly high Myrtie! Love you

  5. Kecia Hutson-Strunk October 14, 2021 at 10:36 am

    We are so sorry to hear this. Myrtie was my mommas 1st cousin (Jewell (Rigney) Hutson). They talked on the phone alot. Mom will miss her greatly.

  6. Don – Debbie Baker October 14, 2021 at 4:04 pm

    We are very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing.
    Prayers for peace and comfort. Lean on Jesus.
    Love, Donnie & Debbie

  7. Brian Huffer October 14, 2021 at 5:58 pm

    We will miss you mama Amos, Brian & June

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