Runyan, Guy Jr. (Benton)

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Guy Runyan, Jr., 47, of Benton, Tn., died Friday, July 22, 2011.

He worked as an electrician with IBEW 175. He enjoyed fishing with his daughter, Caylyn.

He was preceded in death by his father, Guy Runyan.

He is survived by wife, Mary Ann Runyan of Benton; mother, Zelma Bowman Runyan of Spring Dale, WV; three children, Dana Marnix of Athalia, Oh., PFC Guy Runyan III and wife, Bre’ann of Camp Pendleton, Cal. and Caylyn Runyan of Benton; grandson, Guy Brayden Runyan of Camp Pendleton, Cal.; brother, Tim Runyan and wife, Trisha of Spring Dale, WV; sisters, Brenda Runyan of Bowling Green, Ky. and Sissy Price and husband Tim of West Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.

No services are planned at this time.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Runyan Family Memorial, % IBEW 175 Federal Credit Union, 3922 Volunteer Dr., Suite 11, Chattanooga, TN 37416.

Higgins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


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