|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1926|
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 2011|
Junior Jake Guinn was born October 1, 1926 in Okemah, Oklahoma, the son of the late Jake Guinn and Helen (Alexander) Guinn.
He was raised and received his education in the Okemah community. He was a Veteran of World War II, having joined the United States Army, March 15th 1945. Junior served for one year, until receiving his discharge on October 23rd 1945 in San Fernando California, at the rank of Private. Junior was united in marriage to Lois C. Skaggs on February 26, 1947 in Okemah, Oklahoma. Following their marriage they made their home in Okemah for three years, until 1950 when they moved to El Mirage, Arizona. They lived in El Mirage for eight years, until 1958 when they moved to Oregon, settling in the Buxton community, where they have resided since. They celebrated their 63rd Wedding Anniversary this past February. He had worked as a farmer harvesting strawberries for many years. Junior later worked for the Hazelnut Growers Association for many years, until he retired. Among his special interests he enjoyed going to church, fishing, camping and boating.
Junior was preceded in death by his parents, Jake and Helen Guinn; and his two sisters, Leta Mosely and Neoma McKeever.
Survivors include his wife, Lois C. Guinn, of the family home in Buxton, Oregon; his five children and their spouses, Patricia and Jerry McCarthy, of Buxton, Oregon; Larry and Janice Guinn, of Gaston, Oregon; Kenneth and Sigrid Guinn, of Gaston, Oregon; Tammy and Brett Johnson, of Beaverton, Oregon; and Cameron and Shannon Guinn, of Buxton, Oregon; his two brothers and sisters-in-law, Ted and Dorothy Guinn, of Checotah, Oklahoma; and Floyd and Betty Guinn, of Buxton, Oregon; and his three sisters and brothers-in-law, Pairlee Mosely, of Springdale, Arkansas; Freda and Lyndol Swartz, of Live Oak, California; and Brenda and Jerry Ruby, of Carlton, Oregon. Also surviving are eleven grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Jake D. Guinn (1900 - 1989)
Helen J. Guinn (1908 - 1984)
Lois Cordia Skaggs Guinn (1927 - 2013)*
Junior Jake Guinn (1926 - 2011)
Linzy Floyd Guinn (1935 - 2011)*
Buxton Community Cemetery
Created by: Vita Brevis
Record added: Feb 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66025212