Ruby K. Guinn

Ruby K. Guinn

Ruby K. Guinn

December 19, 2019

Date of Service: December 23, 2019

Interment Location:  Garden of Freedom


Mrs. Ruby K. Guinn, age 82, of Elizabethton, TN passed away Thursday, December 19, 2019 in the Johnson City Medical Center Hospital. A native of Elizabethton, she was the daughter of the late Elick and Bonnie Townsend Birchfield. Ruby was a homemaker and she was a member of Southside Freewill Baptist Church. She loved to shop, camp and to spend time with her sisters.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis “LD” Guinn, a grandson, Logan Guinn; three brothers, Worley Birchfield, Jim Birchfield and Cecil Birchfield and a sister, Jean Lund. Those left to cherish her memory include a son, Randy Guinn, Elizabethton; a daughter, Julie Canter and husband Westley, Jonesborough; grandchildren, Stacey Guinn, Austin Guinn, Westley Canter Jr. and Mercedes Canter; several great-grandchildren; three brothers, Steve Birchfield, Elizabethton, L. J. Birchfield, Hampton and Charlie Birchfield, Johnson City and six sisters, Josephine Cagle, Piney Flats, Judy Davenport, Elizabethton, Joyce Richmond, Elizabethton, Kathy Humphreys, Bristol, TN, Shirley Smith, Johnson City and Mary Burleson, Elizabethton. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

A service to honor the life of Mrs. Ruby K. Guinn will be conducted at 4:00 P.M. Sunday, December 22, 2019 in the Sunset Chapel of Hathaway-Percy Funeral and Cremation Services with Pastor Jeremy Burleson and Pastor Steve Burleson officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2:00 – 4:00 P.M. on Sunday prior to the service or at the residence of her son, Randy Guinn, 287 H. Heaton Road, Elizabethton at other times.

Graveside service and interment will be conducted at 10:00 A.M. Monday, December 23, 2019 in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Jack Smith, Mark Davenport, Westley Canter Jr., Cody Jackson, Phillip Canter and Stacey Guinn. Everyone will meet at the funeral home at 9:15 A.M. on Monday to go in procession to the cemetery.


Happy Valley Memorial Park