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Obituaries > GUTHRIE, PHILIP J.

Philip Junior Guthrie, 83, of Fairfield Glade, passed away Sept. 28, 2006. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Christ Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Jerry Weeks and the Rev. Robert Hartenfeld officiating.

Mr. Guthrie was born Jan. 20, 1923, in Belleview, OH, the son of Philip Henry Guthrie and Lola Mae (Farnsworth) Guthrie.

He served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II in the South Pacific where he was wounded. He was a retired school bus driver and owner of Phil’s Bicycle Shop in the Toledo, OH area. He was also a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Fairfield Glade.

Survivors include his wife, Betty (Brinkman) Guthrie of Fairfield Glade; daughters, Kay Ann Neeb of Fairfield Glade and Nancy Jo Guthrie of Slidell, LA; son, Philip Lynn Guthrie of Farmington Hills, MI; sisters, Betty Diekman of Walridge, OH and Norma Jean Cislo of Maumee, OH; grandchildren, Meggin, Nicholas, Cassie Guthrie, Grant and Matthew Wortman.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Steven Guthrie.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Christ Lutheran Church Choir Fund, 481 Snead Dr., Fairfield Glade, TN 38558, or the Alzheimer’s Association, 2200 Sutherland Ave., Ste. H102, Knoxville, TN 37919-9921.

Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of the arrangements.