Mrs. Carolyn Jean Guthrie

  • Born: May 24, 1945
  • Died: August 4, 2021
  • Location: Murray, Kentucky

J. H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071
Tel. (270) 753-2411

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mrs. Carolyn Jean Guthrie, age 76, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, at Green Acres Healthcare in Mayfield, Kentucky.

Mrs. Guthrie was born in Murray, Kentucky, on May 24, 1945, to the late Elisha Thomas Orr and Joy Christine (Paschall) Orr. Mrs. Guthrie was a homemaker and a member of the First United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Guthrie is survived by her husband of 57 years, Charles Guthrie of Murray; one daughter, Lynda Holland and her husband Stephen of New Concord, Kentucky; one sister, Karen Shekell of Paducah, Kentucky; two grandchildren, Susan Christine Dix and husband Dustin of Hazel, Kentucky and Charles Justin Holland and wife Misty of Virginia; nine great grandchildren, Maggie Holland, Stephen Holland, Mindy Holland, Molly Holland, Bobby Holland, Maycie Holland, Billy Holland, Abigail Dix, and Timothy Dix.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, August 8, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Rev. Jim Stahler will officiate, and burial will follow in the South Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 7, 2021, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Wesleyan Circle, % First United Methodist Church, 503 Maple Street, Murray, Kentucky 42071.

Online condolences can be made at