Doris Faye Capps Guinn

Doris Faye Capps Guinn

image “For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, and I have kept the faith.”

Doris Faye Capps Guinn, 66, Johnson City, passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011, in the Sycamore Shoals Hospital after an extended illness.

A native of Knoxville, she was a daughter of the late Claude & Dorothy Smith Capps. She was retired from the Domiciliary Department of the Veterans Administration.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Kermit Honeycutt; and a brother, Bill Capps.

Mrs. Guinn was a member of the Clark Street Baptist Church. Her hobbies were her grandchildren and working crosswords puzzles.

Survivors include her husband: R.M. Guinn; Two Daughters & Sons-In-Law: Tammy & Eric Gibson, Johnson City, and Regina & Timothy Cole, Hampton; Four Sons: Tim Honeycutt, Gray, Wayne Honeycutt, Jonesborough, Mark Honeycutt and Randall Guinn, both of Johnson City; Twenty Grandchildren, including a special granddaughter, Stephanie Peoples; and two great grandchildren; Three Sisters: June Adams, Linda Ferguson and Kimberly Kincaid; Several nieces & nephews; Also her special granddog, Dixie.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 8 p.m. Sunday in Memorial Funeral Chapel with Pastor Mike Anglin officiating.

Entombment will be at 1 p.m. Monday in the Mausoleum of Peace, Happy Valley Memorial Park. Music will be provided by Stephanie Peoples and Tanner Honeycutt.

Active Pallbearers will be: Caleb Honeycutt, Jake Peoples, T.J. Honeycutt, Cody Honeycutt, Nicholas Guinn and Tanner Honeycutt. Honorary Pallbearers will be Joshua Gibson, Kamden Richardson, Karrington Richardson, Askton Guinn and Jeffery Honeycutt.

The family will receive friends fro 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence of a granddaughter: Stephanie Peoples, 3165 South Roan Street, Johnson City. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 12:30 p.m. Monday to go to the cemetery.

Condolences may be e-mailed to

Memorial Funeral Chapel, 212 N. Main St., Elizabethton, is in charge. 543-3839

Happy Valley Memorial Park