Rick McGuire of Knoxville, passed Saturday, July 16, 2022 at North Knoxville Medical Center. He was always there when we needed him. His two grandsons were his life, they were always together riding dirt bikes, going to the flea market, yard sales, and rod-runs. He is preceded in death by mother Connie and step-daughter Dawn Cooper. He is survived by girlfriend of sixteen years Julia Cooper of Knoxville, father, Bill McGuire; step-daughter and son-in-law, Ashley and Christian Chudley; special grandchildren, Skyler, Hunter, and Taylor Blalock; several other grandchildren in Knoxville; and sisters, Cindy, Tammy, and Vicky of California; best friend Michael Wilson; and two daughters and one son in California. The family will receive friends on Friday, July, 22, 2022, from 5:00pm-7:00pm, with a 7:00pm service to follow. Condolences may be left at www.mynattfh.com.