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Billy Burchett Guffey, 84, Cumberland Co., KY (d. 28 Aug 2018)

He was the patriarch of a large, respected Cumberland County, KY, family. His wife, Charlotte Murphy Guffey, survives.
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Billy Burchett Guffey, age 84, of Burkesville, KY, passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at the Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville.

The Funeral service will be conducted on Friday, August 31, 2018 at 1pmCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY. The family will receive friends after 5pmCT on Thursday, August 30, 2018 until the funeral hour on Friday, at the funeral home.

He is survived by
  • His wife, Charlotte Murphy Guffey

  • His two children, Kathy Guffey Graves and Billy Newell (and Kelly) Guffey, all of Burkesville

  • His five siblings - Lois Newton of Shepherdsville, KY, Janet McCutchen of Phoenix, AZ, Helen (and Howard) Willen of Hopkinsville, KY, Keith (and Teresa) Guffey of Central City, KY, and Joe (and Joyce) Guffey of Louisville, KY

  • His four grandchildren - Jessica Atkins, Justin (and Darcy) Graves, Katy Savage, Rylea Beth Guffey

  • His great-grandchild - Ethan Atkins

  • And special grandchild, Kelcee Burbridge
In lieu of flowers, contributions will be appreciated to the Gideons International, P.O. Box 97251 Washington, DC 20090-7251 or 1-866-382-4253, or the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900 Arlington, VA 22202 or 1-800- 342-2383). Online condolences at

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Billy Burchett Guffey, 84, Cumberland County, KY

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