HEAVENER—William “Buddy” Leaton Guinn, Jr., 69, of Heavener, passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2011 in Poteau. He was born Feb. 14, 1942 in Heavener, was a lifelong resident of the area, a member of the First United Methodist Church in Heavener, member of the VFW, a veteran of the Navy during the Vietnam era, a 1960 graduate of Heavener High School and a retired plumber.
Services are Saturday at 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Heavener with full military rites after the service at the Memorial Park Cemetery Pavilion in Heavener, under the direction of Dowden Funeral Home.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy (Larson) Guinn; two daughters, Becky Stallings and Bridgette Rhoades, both of Heavener; a son, Lee Guinn of Gravette, Ark.; two sisters, Dianna Bentley of Mesquite, Texas and Peggy Faulkner of Talihina; and five grandchildren, Dillan Stallings, Justin Stallings, Veronica Stallings, Connor Stallings and Savannah Rhoades.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the First United Methodist Church food pantry.