Clarence Guthrie

Clarence Guthrie | Obituary,

Clarence Paul Guthrie of Delta died June 2, 2017, at Willow Tree Care Center. He was 87.

Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Wednesday, June 7, at the Thunder Mountain Church of Christ with Ron Pottberg officiating.

Mr. Guthrie was born on May 10, 1930, to Clifford and Laura (Mitchell) Guthrie in Olympus, Texas. He spent his childhood and received his education in Hollis, Okla., and Childress, Texas.

On Dec. 12, 1949, he married Frances "Sue" Lawrence in Hollis, Okla. They had two children.

Mr. Guthrie was a member of the Thunder Mountain Church of Christ and a past member of the Rotary Club. He raised Appaloosas.

He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Frances "Sue" Guthrie of Delta; a son, Nick
Guthrie of Delta; a daughter, Pam (Bob) Lay of Montrose; three grandchildren, Justin Foster and Bridget Foster, both of Montrose, and Allie Guthrie of Delta; and six great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Thunder Mountain Church of Christ, 800 Palmer Street, Delta, CO 81416, or to HopeWest, PO Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.

Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.

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