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Guylene "GiGi" Guthrie Scharf

August 23, 1942 ~ November 8, 2020 (age 78)


Guylene “GiGi” Guthrie Scharf, 78, of Harkers Island, passed away Sunday, November 8, 2020 at Carolina East Medical Center.

Due to weather conditions, the service for Gigi will take place at Munden Funeral Home, today, Thursday, November 12th at 11 a.m. 

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at Bayview Cemetery, officiated by Rev. Lee Pittard. Friends are welcome to attend the service. However, in order to provide social distancing, we ask friends to remain in their cars, the service will be broadcasted through a sound system. For those unable to attend, the family invites you to view the webcasting of the service through Guylene’s obituary page on Munden Funeral Home’s website. Friends are also encouraged to leave words of comfort to the family through the website.  (See link below for the Service Bulletin including the Order of Service.)

GiGi grew up in the Promise Land area in Morehead City. She was the owner of the “Pelican” dive boat in Atlantic Beach and a dive shop, “Rum Runner” in Greenville.

She is survived by her husband, Ray Scharf of the home; daughters, Gigi Hepler and husband Irvin of Newport and Laura Scharf Olson and husband Steve of Rockville, MD; Danny Scharf and wife Karen of Raleigh, and Craig Glancy of Washington; sisters, Barbara Ann Spano of Morehead City and Beth Gildersleeve of Morehead City; daughter-in-law, Lisa Glancy of Pinetown; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Guy Benjamin Guthrie and Margaret Willis Guthrie; son, Tommy Glancy; brother, Benjy Guthrie; and sister, Patsy Rose.  

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at Munden Funeral Home. In keeping with the CDC guidelines pertaining to the Coronavirus, those who are ill or at-risk (elderly, immune-compromised) are encouraged to stay home. Additionally, there will be a limit to the number of people in the building at one time, as well, those who attend will be asked to bring and wear a protective mask. Upon entering, guests will be asked health questions and their temperatures will be taken. Help us honor the family while practicing safe measures. Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at

Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home & Crematory, Morehead City, NC.

To send flowers to Guylene "GiGi" Guthrie Scharf's family, please visit our floral store.

 Service Program


November 11, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Munden Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
2112 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557

Graveside Service
November 12, 2020

11:00 AM
Bayview Cemetery, MHC
North 20th Street
Morehead City, NC 28557

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