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Ewing R. Guthrie

of Little Rock, AR, 1921 - 2014

Ewing R. Guthrie, a retired physical therapist of Little Rock, died March 23, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents Gladys and Ewing and a brother, Dewell. Born in Spiro, Oklahoma in 1921, he was a graduate of Little Rock High School, Central Baptist College, Virginia Commonwealth University, and UALR. He was a member of 2nd Baptist Church for over 70 years. A WW II veteran, he belonged to the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and the Arkansas Retired Teachers Association. He was a lifetime member of the Arkansas Physical Therapy Association and the Arkansas Gerontological Association. His principal work affiliations were with the VA Hospital, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock School District and Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield.
He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Lota Wright Guthrie, several cousins and extended family, Betty and Chuck Gardner and family.
Memorials may be made to Good Shepherd Cove Garden Fund, # 3 Shepherds Cove, Little Rock, Ark. 72205 Private graveside services will be held. To sign the online guestbook, go to

Published March 25, 2014

Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth
5800 West 12th Street, Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-661-9111