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Pastor John Edward Minter



1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Scales & Sons Funeral Home, Murfreesboro, TN

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Scales & Sons Funeral Home

1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 15, 2010
New Beginnings Outreach, 3475 Bradyville Pike, Murfreesboro, TN

on Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro, TN

Officiating, Rev. George Clark and eulogist, Rev. Robert Verge, Jr.:

Pastor John Edward Minter was born 70 years ago in Christiana, TN and passed away Friday, December 10, 2010 at the Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro, TN. Pastor Minter was preceded in death by his parents, Oledia Stovall and Doc Minter. He was the pastor of God's House of Restoration, worked as a Community Director for the City of Murfreesboro and was a veteran of the United States Army.

His survivors include his wife, Mrs. Gwynne Minter; daughters, Kenzella Ruffin, Arvella Minter, Karmen Minter and Kimberly Perry; son, John Minter, Jr.; sisters, Sarah Richardson, Rose Scott and Ruth James; brothers, Doc Minter and George Minter; 12 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

PHONE: (615) 893-1313 - 24 hours a day

314 East State Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

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Murfreesboro, TN 37133-1371