J. Verlon Minchew
J. Verlon Minchew

December 26, 1926 - March 9, 2008
Born in Ware County, GA
Resided in Waycross, GA


Mr. J. Verlon Minchew, 81, died suddenly Sunday (March 9, 2008) at his Waycross residence.
He was a native of Ware County and had resided most of his life in Ware County. He was married to the late DeLoris Jordan Minchew and was the son of the late John Jefferson (Jeffie) Minchew and Iola Bennett Minchew.
He was retired district director of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He was a member of Central Baptist Church and the Co-Workers Sunday School Class. He was a Mason and Shriner and served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Survivors include a daughter, Lisa Tingle of Dunwoody (husband Ben); two sons, Greg Minchew of LaGrange (wife Kaye), Jeffrey Minchew of Roswell (wife Mary); four grandchildren, Marie Tingle, Benjamin Tingle, Jordan Minchew, Emily Minchew; two sisters, Lucille M. Comish of Macon (husband Allen), Helen M. Childs of St. Simon's (husband Curtis); two brothers, the late John E. Minchew of Sandy Springs (wife Sara) Harold R. Minchew of Savannah (wife Nina); sister-in-law, Janice J. Greenway of Alma (husband Carlos); an aunt, Bernie Cummings of Waycross; and many nieces, nephews and cousins; and a special friend Betty Haynes.
A funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday (March 12, 2008) at Central Baptist Church. Burial will be in Jordan Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Tuesday night from 6 until 8.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Central Baptist Church, 201 Ava St. Waycross, GA 31501 or to your favorite charity. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.



Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Tuesday, March 11, 2008
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Central Baptist Church
201 Ava St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Wednesday, March 12, 2008
1:00 PM
Jordan Cemetery
3592 Dixie Union Rd
Waycross, GA US 31503
Wednesday, March 12, 2008