April 30, 1930 - May 20, 2017
Burial Date: May 22, 2017
Algie Thomas Guthrie Jr., 87, of Nathalie passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 at Guggenheimer Nursing Home in Lynchburg. He was the husband of Corine Mae Guthrie.
Mr. Guthrie was born in Halifax County, April 30, 1930 son of the late Algie Thomas Guthrie Sr. and Ruby Hendricks Guthrie. He was a member of Childrey Baptist Church, a former employee of Burrus Land and Lumber Co. and a farmer.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Thomas W. Guthrie (Linda) of Germany, Gary E. Guthrie (Rhonda) of Nathalie; five grandchildren, Jennifer Guthrie Younce (Tim) of Forest, Wendie Lee Guthrie of Bedford, Kristie Guthrie Newcomb (Ray) of Lynchburg, Kyle Thomas Guthrie of Abilene, TX, Jacob Alan Guthrie of Nathalie; four great-grandchildren, Zachery and Zoie Younce, Lucus Stump, Asa Gabriel Newcomb; three sisters, Coretta Terry of Nathalie, Ruth Newton of Fredericksburg, Letrica Hall of Lynchburg. He was preceded in death by a son, Wendell Lee Guthrie.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, May 22, 2017 at Childrey Baptist Church by the Rev. LeeRoy Davis and the Rev. Jerry Stanfield with interment to follow in the church cemetery. Military rites will be conducted at the grave by American Legion Post 36 of Altavista and Post 232 of Gretna.
The family will receive friends at the residence and following the service in the church fellowship hall.