James Edward "Eddie" Guffy

  • Born: February 27, 1957
  • Died: September 18, 2018
  • Location: Lewisburg, Kentucky

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Central City, KY 42330

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Tribute & Message From The Family


LEWISBURG - James Edward "Eddie" Guffy, 61, of Lewisubrg, formerly of Beechmont, died Tuesday, September 18, 2018, at 6:05PM at Norton Hospital in Louisville. Mr. Guffy was born February 27, 1957, to the late James Horace and Mary Louise Rhoades Guffy. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his sister, Judy Revlette.

Eddie served his country in the U.S. Army. He was an over-the-road truck driver and later a heavy equipment operator in the coal mines. He enjoyed his grandchildren, singing, horses, woodworking, and riding his motorcycle. He was a member of Mercer Baptist Church and for many years led Celebrate Recovery there. Eddie was known by all as a great friend.

He is survived by his wife, Kathy Crafton Guffy; daughter Heather (Mike) Melton of Manitou; son Chad (Brooke) Guffy of Greenville; five grandchildren, Lane (Erika) Shepherd, Destiny Shaw, and Dawson, Isaiah, and Brock Guffy; great-grandchildren Landry and son-to-be born Laney Shepherd; brothers Michael (Rosemary) Guffy, David (Kim) Guffy, and Tim (Selina) Guffy; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

Funeral services will be Friday, September 21, 2018, at 2:00PM at Tucker Beechmont Funeral Home, with Rev. Curtis McGehee officiating. Burial in Bell Cemetery in Belton. Visitation will be Thursday after 5:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Kathy I'm so very shocked and sorry to hear about Eddie! Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!

Posted by Gina Beth & Jim (Lyon) Treuthardt - WI - Friend   September 21, 2018

GUFF YOU WILL BE GREATLY MISSED. EVERYONE SHOULD BE BLESSED AND FORTUNATE ENOUGH TO HAVE A FRIEND LIKE YOU. IM SO GLAD THAT I WAS. CANT BELIEVE THAT YOU ARE GONE. OUR PATHS WILL AGAIN SOMEDAY CROSS MY FRIEND , , , HOWS THAT STEEL HORSE RIDE ON THE STREETS OF GOLD?DOES THE PROMISED LAND HAVE ANY OL BACK ROADS? AINT A DOUBT YOU'VE DONE A BURNOUT ON A CLOUD KNOWIN' YOU YOU PROBABLY LAID HER DOWN.HAVE YOU REVVED IT UP WHILE THE ANGELS SANG?DID GOD GET ON YA,DID HE TAKE YOUR WINGS?YOU BETTER HAVE THEM BACK BEFORE I GET IN CAUSE BROTHER WE ARE GONNA RIDE AGAIN.THEY SAY BLOOD MAKES YOU RELATED BUT LOYALTY MAKES YOU KIN. SO WHEN I CALLED YOU MY BROTHER...WELL, I MEANT WHAT SAID...........SEE YOU WHEN I SEE YA-LOVE YOU GUFF.

Posted by cindy garrett - KY - Friend   September 21, 2018

Eddie was a great friend to me for many years. We had so many good times together playing softball and running around. I'm so sorry to hear of his passing. My family and I will keep you all in our prayers. God bless you all

Posted by Mark Bowers - Beechmont, KY - Friend   September 20, 2018

We are so sorry to hear of Eddies passing. Having lived as neighbors for many years we think of your family as dear friends. Due to Faye's health we may not be able to be there but our prayers will be for Gods comfort for your entire family

Posted by Bill & Faye Ford - Beechmont, KY - Friend   September 20, 2018

Ed was a nice guy and a good friend. There wasn't anything he wouldnt di to try and help other ppl out. He will surely be missed.

Posted by Melanie Baskerville - Russellville, KY - Friend   September 20, 2018

Sending sincere condolences, Eddie grew up in front of my Mom & Dads home prayers to all

Posted by Billie Newman Hadley - Greenville, KY - Family Friend   September 19, 2018

Chad..I'm so sorry to hear this. He was still young. My heart goes out to.

Posted by Randy Owens - Troy, AL - Friend   September 19, 2018

My condolences to Chad and Brooke, as well as the rest of the family. You will be in my prayers.

Posted by Amanda Shadowen - Browder, KY - Friend   September 19, 2018

Destiny, Heather, Chad, Lane, and Kathy and the rest of the family.. we are so sorry to hear of Eddie's passing.. we are praying for you all.. God Bless..

Posted by John and Lavonda LaCour and Family - Drakesboro, KY - Friend   September 19, 2018

Curtis and I are so sorry to hear of Eddie's passing. I went to school with him and have many fond memories.Our condolences to his family. We will be praying for comfort and strength during this difficult time.

Posted by Pamela Perry - Dunmor - Classmate   September 19, 2018

Great friend

Posted by Nick Fulkerson    September 19, 2018

Eddie will be missed. He was a great friend to all and he was a great Pawpaw to my nephews.

Posted by Grant Sharp - Greenville, KY - Friend   September 19, 2018