Tommy Marion Guynes, 71, of Timpson, Texas passed away on March 2, 2020 in Timpson, Texas. Born February 7, 1949, in Silsbee, Texas, to the late Cloyce Elmer Guynes and Dollie (Helton) Guynes. Funeral service will be held on Friday, March 6, 2020 at 4:00PM at Taylor Funeral Home, Timpson, Texas, with Bro. Cecil Chessher and Bro. Bobby Waller officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Timpson, Texas.
Visitation will be held prior to the service on Friday, March 6, 2020 beginning at 3:00 PM at Taylor Funeral Home, Timpson, Texas.
Tommy was raised in Cleveland, Texas and the surrounding area. He graduated Cleveland High School. Later in life he made his home in Deep East Texas. Here he met his wife, Becky Mefford, and the two were married on December 23, 2013, spending over 6 years together. He loved the Lord, his wife, children, grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. Tommy was an avid outdoorsman. You could find him fishing, hunting, doing woodwork, or just tinkering outside any day of the week. He loved spending time with family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Tommy enjoyed serving the Lord in many capacities and was a member of Called Out Church in Center, Texas.
He is survived by his loving wife, Becky Mefford of Timpson, Texas; son, Tommy Guynes Jr. and wife Stephanie of Gary, Texas; daughters, Tammy Marie Guynes of Deberry, Texas; Tina Miller of Timpson, Texas; sister, Thelma Smith of Cleveland, Texas; grandchildren, Kaitlyn Paige Milam, Jade Guynes, Dillon Hodge and wife Tiffany; Eric Guynes, Christopher Guynes, Emberlyn Thompson; great grandchildren, Mason Miller, Lilly Thompson, Violet Thompson, George Estes, Mark Estes, Leland Hodge, Ricky Miller; 5 great great grandchildren; and a host of family and friends that will miss him dearly.
Tommy is preceded in death by his parents, Cloyce Elmer and Dollie Helton Guynes; son, Jimmy Michael Guynes; daughter, Terri Michelle Guynes; brother, Clifford Guynes; and sister, Joyce Evelyn.
To send condolences and sign the online guest book you may go to www.taylorfh.net.
Taylor Funeral Home, Timpson, is in charge of arrangements.