The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Sunday, June 29, 2014 at the Josh Gibson Center, Rogers Street, Buena Vista, Georgia. Interment will follow in Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Mt. Zion Road, Buena Vista, Georgia. Reverend Coley Clark, Jr. will officiate.
Mr. Minter was born October 14, 1930 in Buena Vista, Marion County, Georgia to the late John Minter and Lucinda Jackson Minter. He was educated in the public school system of Schley County Georgia.
He was preceded in death by eight siblings: Annie Mae Dixon, Edith Durrah, Bessie Adams, Smith Minter, Joseph Minter, Paul Minter, Robert Minter, and Irene Williams.
Survivors are a devoted wife of 61 years, Mary Lue Minter, Buena Vista, Georgia; four siblings, C.W. Minter (Rotha Mae), Rentz, Georgia, Milton Minter (Irene) Buena Vista, Georgia, Clarence Minter (Marjorie), and Willie Minter (Louise), all of Buena Vista, Georgia; sisters–in-law /brothers–in-law, Betty Ruth Myrick, Harvest, Illinois, Rosa Ramsey, Ernest Smith (Gracie), and Pecoral Holt (Roy), all of Buena Vista, Georgia, Naomia Edge (Eugene), Plains, Georgia, Movenia Smith, Hartford, Connecticut and Geneva Smith, Atlanta, Georgia; and a host nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.