The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, July 14, 2018, at the Josh B. Gibson Center, 20 Gibson Way, Buena Vista, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Buena Vista City Cemetery, Buena Vista, Georgia.
Elizabeth Ruth Stickney Minter was born in Americus, Georgia to Bruce Stickney and Stephanie Prather Stickney on January 26, 1993. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Charles A. Prather Sr., Roseanna Prather, Callonia Elizabeth Chapman, and her mother-in-law, Janice Minter. She was educated in the public school system of Marion County where she enjoyed cheerleading. She was a 2011 graduate of Marion County High School. Elizabeth furthered her education at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia pursuing a dual major in Nursing and Education. At an early age she accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior. She was a member of Poplar Springs Baptist Church in Buena Vista, Georgia. Elizabeth was employed with the Marion County Headstart as a Teacher. She enjoyed playing sports and was most recently involved in the game of softball. She also loved music, swimming, and dancing. Elizabeth found love and married the love of her life Timothy Minter, Jr. on June 6, 2018.
She leaves to cherish her memories: a husband, Timothy Minter, Jr., Buena Vista, Georgia; her precious son, Cullen Princeton Minter, Buena Vista, Georgia; parents, Bruce and Stephanie Stickney, Buena Vista, Georgia; a sister, Rondaya Stickney, Phenix City, Alabama; grandparents, William Stickney (Clare), Phyllis Butler, all of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; a father-in-law, Timothy Minter, Sr. (Lisa), Olympia, Washington; three nieces, Kameryn Glass, Kaylee Glass, and Ava Minter; four sisters-in-law, Genericka Minter, Timisa Minter, Alexandria Minter, and Samantha Minter; a host of caring aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends including a devoted friends April Brown and Audrey Thomas.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make donations in support of her son, Cullen by clicking on the following link.