Retired United States Army SFC Robert Eugene Guthrie, Sr., 83, passed away Friday January 15, 2021.He was a proud Vietnam veteran. He was one of nine children born on October 10, 1937 in Coal Center, PA to Sheldon Andrew and Lois Pauline Martin Guthrie.\n\nA graveside service and interment with full military honors will be conducted Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery with Rev. Timmy Blair officiating.\n\nSFC Guthrie is survived by his wife, Grace Marie White Guthrie, of the home; four children, daughter, Sandra Ann Anson, and her husband Alan Anson of Vass, NC; son, Robert E. Guthrie, Jr. and wife Patricia Hartley Guthrie, of Spring Lake, NC; son, David Andrew Guthrie and wife, Angela Carroll Guthrie of Parkton; daughter, Susan Rae Guthrie of Albemarle, NC; two brothers, Darryl Wayne Guthrie of Jacksonville, FL; Julian Lee Guthrie of Jefferson, PA; sister, Barbara Lou Smith of Clinton Township, MI; fourteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.\n\nThe family wishes to thank everyone for their prayers, phone calls, flowers and acts of kindness. A special thank you to all Soldiers for giving an "Old soldier" an understanding ear. He never passed a Soldier without thanking them for their service and shaking their hands.\n\nCondolences may be made at adcockfuneralandcrematory.com.