Obituary for Brenda Sue Guynn Phillips Riggins

riggins brenda guynnBrenda Sue Guynn Phillips Riggins, age 75 of Hiwassee passed away early Friday morning December 16, 2022 at her home. Born November 3, 1947 in Pulaski she was the daughter of the late James Henry Guynn & Elsie Dean Guynn. She was also preceded in death by her beloved son, Eddie Phillips, husband, John Riggins, brother, Eugene Guynn, sisters, Ethel Gray and Susie Arnold.

Brenda is survived by her 

Brother – James Junior “JR” (Betty) Guynn

Niece – Vicky (Wayne) Carner

Nephew – Tracy (Jennifer) Arnold

Great Nephew – Elijah Arnold

Special Friend and Caregiver – JoAnn Lytton and her precious Fur baby – Mindy

Many other special friends and family 

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Monday, December 19, 2022 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Carson Linkous officiating. Interment will follow at the Shiloh Cemetery (Shiloh Community).

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Monday at the Funeral Home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.