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 Melvin Leslie Guffey

Melvin Leslie Guffey

Lipscomb County, Texas, USA
Death 3 Nov 1977 (aged 73)
Perryton, Ochiltree County, Texas, USA
Burial Canadian, Hemphill County, Texas, USA
Plot Section EF / Block 80
Memorial ID 59005887 · View Source
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Melvin Leslie GUFFEY, 72, died November 3, 1977 in Perryton.

Funeral services were held at the First Baptist Church in Canadian, with Bob Gray, assistant pastor, officiating.

Burial was in the Canadian Cemetery under the direction of Stickley-Hill Funeral Home.

Mr. GUFFEY was born in Lipscomb county on August 15, 1904, and had lived all his life in this area working on area ranches.

Surviving him are four sons, Leslie Lee, Vernon, Gene and Corky, all of Oklahoma; two brothers, Berlin GUFFEY of Canadian and Happy GUFFEY of Perryton; seven sisters, Mrs. Ethel SPICER of Canadian, Mrs. Martha HERBER of Canadian, Mrs. Lola SCHAFER of Andrews, Mrs. Lucille McLAIN of Perryton, Mrs. Mary PHILLIPS of Arnett, Mrs. Nona CLEMENTS of Amarillo, and Mrs. Lena JONES of Fort Walton Beach, Florida.

Pallbearers at the funeral rites were Henk McPHERSON, Fred McPHERSON, Jim SCHAFER, Darrell McPHERSON, Jerry SCHAFER, and Sammy McLAIN.

(Published in The Canadian Record (TX), November 10, 1977.)

(Submitted by Angie Mitchell Martin)




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 59005887
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