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“Kathy I'm so very shocked and sorry to hear about Eddie! Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family! ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Gina Beth & Jim (Lyon) Treuthardt - WI

2 of 12 | Posted by: cindy garrett - KY - Friend

“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...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Mark Bowers - Beechmont, KY

“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...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Bill & Faye Ford - Beechmont, KY

“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. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Melanie Baskerville - KY - Friend

“Sending sincere condolences, Eddie grew up in front of my Mom & Dads home prayers to all ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Billie Newman Hadley - Greenville, KY

“Chad..I'm so sorry to hear this. He was still young. My heart goes out to. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Randy Owens - Troy, AL - Friend

“My condolences to Chad and Brooke, as well as the rest of the family. You will be in my prayers. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Amanda Shadowen - Browder, KY

“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...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: John and Lavonda LaCour and Family - KY

“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...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Pamela Perry - Dunmor - Classmate

“Great friend ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Nick Fulkerson

“Eddie will be missed. He was a great friend to all and he was a great Pawpaw to my nephews. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Grant Sharp - Greenville, KY

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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