Counce Henry Guy

Published 4:28 pm Friday, August 23, 2019

Counce Henry Guy, 67, of Johnson City, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at Johnson City Medical Center.
A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Alfred and Lockie Williams Guy. He had lived in Michigan before returning to Tennessee.
Mr. Guy was a graduate of Waterford Township High School in Pontiac, Mich., and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management at Tusculum College, Greeneville, Tenn. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Era.
Mr. Guy was retired from the Bosch-Braking Company as Quality Assurance Manager in Johnson City, Tenn. He loved to play guitar, golf and bowling. His family was his pride and joy, especially his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Penny Harmon Guy; his daughters, Jennifer Crowe and Becky Guy Barlow; two grandchildren, Morgan Crowe and Dillon Barlow; a brother, Alfred Guy and wife Kimberly; a sister, Rita Persinger and husband George; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Elizabethton. The graveside service and interment will be at 11 a.m. Monday, August 26, at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Robbie Barlow, Dillon Barlow, Logan Walters, Andy Ekers and Shanon Guy. Military Honors will be provided by the Carter County Honor Guard. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Monday to go in procession to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website at
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Guy family.

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