Wilma Erlene Minton Green, 93, of Dunlap died Friday, January 21, 2011.
She was born March 11, 1917 to William (Bill) and Edith Boyd McCarver. She was a very active member of Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church most of her life. She was employed 18 years at Spartain Manufacturing. In her mid 50’s, she began a successful business. She was a kind, loving and very generous lady and an inspiration to a great many people. She was much loved by all and will be missed sorely.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 41 years, Waymon Minton; also husband, Rubin Green; one son, Clayborn Lee Minton; one grandson, Chris Minton; brothers, Frank, Eugene, George Lee, Levi Osborn and David McCarver; and sister, Irene McCarver Swafford.
She is survived by two sons, Cecil Minton of McMinnville and Howard Minton of Dunlap; two daughters, Betty Stocker of Dunlap and Helen Lois Grammer of Shelbyville; 12 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, January 23 at Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church.
Burial was in Cagle-Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at reedfamilyfh.com.
Putnam-Standefer-Reed Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.