Published 2:03 pm Thursday, May 11, 2023
Harlan Guinn, 73, Hampton, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2023, at his residence.
A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Earnest and Mary Birchfield Guinn.
Harlan was an employee of North American Rayon Corporation for 22 years and retired from the Carter County Landfill. He loved to paint cars and do mechanic work. His hobby was antique cars.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Darrell, Junior and Tommy Guinn.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Janie Simerly Guinn; three children, Harlan “Toby” Guinn Jr. and wife Amber, Randy Lee Guinn and wife Heidi, and Shannon Guinn; two grandchildren, Zack Guinn and wife Bethany and Hannah Guinn; one brother, Eddie Guinn and wife Sandy; and his special four-legged friends, Chloe and Gritts. The family would like to express a special thank you to Jerry Ingram, Dean Stevens, Louis Honeycutt, Chris Clark, Bill Sheets and Charlotte Honeycutt for all the many things they have done for Harlan during his illness. Also, to Dr. Wesley Hanson and the staff of Gentiva Hospice.
It was his request to be cremated and a service will be held at a later date at John Whitehead Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Guinn family.