JANUARY 4, 1934 - DECEMBER 30, 2008

GROVE - John Robert Guffey, Sr., resident of Grove, died at home Tuesday evening, Dec. 30, 2008, after a lengthy illness.  He was 74.  Mr. Guffey was born Jan. 4, 1934, at Grove, OK, to William and Sarah (Lewis) Guffey. 

He was a tool maker for the Boeing Aircraft Company, working on the B52, B47, and SST.  He moved to Grove in 2001, coming from Seattle, WA.  He married Rhonda Maples on June 21, 1952, at Huntsville, AR. 

She survives of the home. 

Other survivors include three sons and their wives, John Guffey, Jr. and Gearaldine, from Seattle, WA, Tim Guffey and Sharon, Seattle, WA, and Myron and Carol Guffey of Spokane, WA, a daughter and her husband, Carolyn and Gary Feldman, of Renton, WA, a sister, Imogene Frazier of Tulsa, eight grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

 He was preceded by his parents and a sister, Wilma Braselton. 

The body has been cremated and no services are planned at this time.

 Arrangements provided by Adcock Funeral Home in Fairland.