John Minix age 84 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at the Paul B. Hall Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. He was born February 19, 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Sam and Lillie Howard Minix. He was the husband of Phyllis Jo Arnett Minix, who preceded him in death.
Survivors include two sons, Stevie Joe (Patricia) Minix, and Johnny Neil (Charlene) Minix both of Salyersville, Kentucky, three daughters, Teresa Faye (Kenny) Bailey, Tamela Kay (Pitt) Connelley, and Terrie Sue Fletcher all of Salyersville, Kentucky, two sisters, Missouri Meade and Anna Faye Minix both of Salyersville, Kentucky, ten grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents, John is preceded in death by one son, Jerry Scott Minix, four brothers, Wick Minix, Labe Minix, Edward Minix, and Lester Minix (infant), and seven sisters, Gustava Jayne, Ogilee Wallen, Jewel Williams, Merle Arnett, Elizabeth Bailey, and Bertie Minix.
Funeral services weree conducted at 2 pm Sunday, October 8, 2017 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Greg Minix officiating. Burial followed in the Minix Cemetery at Rt 7, Salyersville, Kentucky.
Military rites were given by the Salyersville DAV Chapter 15 the day of services.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.