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Sallie T. Guy, American artist.


Guy, Sallie T. was born on December 17, 1928 in New York City. Daughter of Julius Paul Turner and Bessie Alice Cohen.


Bachelor with high honors in History, University Rochester, 1950.


Juried member Kentucky Department Art, Frankfort, 1984. Board member Midwest Weavers Association, 1981—1986. Member standards committee Kentucky Guild Artists and Craftsmen, Berea, 1982—1983, Berea, 1987—1990.

Chair new bylaws committee Complex Weavers, 1994—1995.


  • Other Work

    • Author, instructor: instructional video Tips, Tricks & Problem Solvers for the Handweaver, 1989, Warping and Loom Preparation, 1997. Contributor articles to professional journals.


President League of Women Voters, Murray, 1980, Friends of Oakhurst, Murray State University, 1995, Murray Civic Music Association, 1996—1997. Elder, trustee First Presbyterian Church. Staff, member evaluation committee Synod of the Covenant.

Chair division presbytery resourcing Synod of Living Waters, 1988—1990, chair communications committee, 1996—2000. Moderator Presbytery Western Kentucky, 1980—1981. Member of Murray Art Guild (treasurer 2002-2004, Artist of Year 2004), Handweavers Guild American (state representative Kentucky 1978-1981, board directors 1981-1989, secretary 1983-1985, third vice president 1985-1986, first vice president 1986-1988).


  • Other Interests

    Watercolor, knitting, photography.


Married John K. Mount, December 24, 1949 (deceased). Children: Deborah Akins, Daniel, Laurel, Paul. Married Carroll W. Guy, December 1, 1966.

Stepchildren: Patricia Funk, Peggy Panter.

Julius Paul Turner

Bessie Alice Cohen

John K. Mount

Carroll W. Guy

Deborah Akins Guy

Daniel Guy

Laurel Guy

Paul Guy

Patricia Funk Guy

Peggy Panter Guy