John R. Minor

Memorial services for Mr. John R. Minor, 79, of Louisiana, will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10 at the Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana.  The Rev. Randall Cone will officiate.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until time of service onThursday at the funeral home.  Mr. Minor passed away on Jan. 5, 2013 at the Maple Grove Lodge in Louisiana.

He was born on Sept. 8, 1933 in Louisiana to John Edward and Lucille Mae Brown Minor.

He is survived by three children, Sherry Ewers of Louisiana, Mike Minor of Troy, and Joe Minor of Indianapolis, Ind.; three grandchildren, three sisters, Jeanette Davis of Louisiana, Ella Smith of Rockport, Ill., and Edna Buchanan of Louisiana; and two brothers, Robert Minor and James Minor both of Louisiana.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, George Minor and Bill Minor.

He had lived in Louisiana, most of his life.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a member of the Labor Union in Louisiana having worked in construction for many years.  He was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Louisiana.

Memorials may be given to the Pike County Hospice in care of Collier Funeral Homes, Inc., 117 Barnard Drive, Louisiana, MO 63353.  On-line condolences may be sent at www.collierfuneral.com.


Posted on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 1:46 pm