Eugene ''Gander'' Minix
Eugene ''Gander'' Minix

September 25, 1926 - October 9, 2003
Born in Ben Hill Counrty
Resided in Waycross, GA


Mr. Eugene ''Gander'' Minix, 77, died Thursday (October 9, 2003) at the Satilla Regional Medical Center after a short illness.
He was a native of Ben Hill County but had resided in Waycross most of his life. He retired from the CSX Railroad in 1986 as Wrecker Engineer. He was a U.S. Army Veteran World War II. He attended Comfort Chapel. He was the son of the late John David Minix and Lena Futch Minix. Also, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Eunice Hester Minix; two children, Stephen Eugene Minix and Marvin Allen Minix; a sister, Marjorie Mock; a brother, Warren Minix.
The survivors include his wife, Gladys Minix of Waycross; two sons, Stephen Minix (wife Donna) of Brunswick and Wendell Minix (wife Cindy) of Waycross; three step-sons, Randall Taylor, Kenneth Taylor (wife Donna) and Gregory Taylor all of Waycross; a sister, Marline Minix Couey (husband Kenneth) of Fitzgerald; 15 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday (October 11, 2003) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. at the Evergreen Cemetery in Fitzgerald. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Friday night from 7 until 9 o'clock,
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Evergreen Cemetery
Fitzgerald, GA US 31750
Thursday, October 9, 2003
3:00 PM
Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Friday, October 10, 2003
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Music Funeral Home Chapel
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, October 11, 2003
11:00 AM