: Delana P. Sykes Guy age 56 of Rutledge passed away September 7, 2017 at St. Mary's Medical Center in Knoxville. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Thelma Amyx Sykes; brother, Charles Sykes; sisters, Wanda S. Sykes Gibbons and Debra "Pebbie" Sykes.
Survivors include her son, Marcus Guy; daughter, Krystal D. Sykes Bowlin; daughter-in-law,Kelly F. Love Guy; brothers, Allen "Speck" Sykes, Ray Sykes, and Gary Sykes; sister Eva "Maetta" Sykes York; stepfather, Ed Amyx; grandchildren, Kayla L. Crider, Deven A. Goins, Breeana Annabelle Goins, and Axle Owen Guy; great grandson, Jimmy D. Crider; and her life partner of 15 years, Jimmy Harrell.
The family will hold a memorial service 3:00 P.M. till 6:00 P.M. September 16, 2017 at the Agriculture Building in Grainger County. The family suggests bringing a covered dish.