Saturday, May 4, 2019
12 Noon to 7:00 PM
Hester, Whitted & Daye Funeral Service
603 S. Main Street
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
(336) 599-0104

Funeral Service

Sunday, May 5, 2019
2:00 PM
Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church
1851 Cedar Grove Church Road
Roxboro, North Carolina 27574
(336) 597-5088


Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church
​Roxboro, North Carolina

Mr. George Washington Carver "Chuck" Thorpe 

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Mr. George Washington Carver Thorpe, professionally known as “Chuck”, age 76, entered eternal rest on Wednesday, May 01, 2019 at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham, North Carolina following a brief illness. He was a native of Person County and the son of the Late Elbert Thorpe, Sr. and the Late Vivian Hughes Thorpe.

Chuck was a professional golfer and a member of the PGA Tour. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters Mary Davis, Mamie Majors, and Venita Faulkner and two brothers Elbert Thorpe, Jr. and Ed Thorpe. He is survived by four sisters Christeen Torian and Patricia T. Hatchett of Roxboro, North Carolina; Barbara Murphy (James) of Woodbridge, Virginia; and Shirley Burton of Chapel Hill, North Carolina; two brothers Lawrence Chester Thorpe (Vera) of Cedar Grove, North Carolina and Jim Thorpe (Carol) of Heathrow, Florida; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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The family of  the late
Mr. George Washington Carver "Chuck" Thorpe
would like to thank everyone for the many acts of kindness that they received surrounding the death of their loved one.