Mike Guess, 77, of Union City died Saturday, April 17, 2021, at The Waters of Union City, with his loving wife by his side.
Mr. Guess was born in Obion on Dec. 14, 1943, son of the late Homer Guess and the late Edith Gray. He married Liz McDaniel May 8, 1965. She survives.
White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
After graduating high school, he joined the U.S. Navy before being honorably discharged.
He worked at Kohler for 10 years and then went to work for Goodyear in Union City as a pipe fitter for 26 years.
He was a Mason at the Union City Lodge No. 538. Mr. Guess was a member of Bethlehem Cumberland Presbyterian Church, where he served as a deacon.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Michelle Ursery of Union City; one grandson, Addison Ursery of Memphis; one brother, Mark (Penne) Guess of Martin; one sister, Karen Peach; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and his beloved dog, Molly.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Homer Guess Jr.; and his stepmother, Katie Hargrove Guess.
Per the decedent’s wishes, Mr. Guess will be cremated and no services will be held.
The family has requested donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in memory of Mr. Guess.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.