Mt. Vernon Register-News

November 30, 2012

Christine Minor


MT. VERNON — — Nora Christine Minor, 92, of Henderson, Ky., and formerly of Mt. Vernon, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at 3:10 a.m., at her daughter's home in Henderson, Ky. 

She was born on May 2, 1920, in Broughton, the daughter of Walter and Nellie Mae (Williams) Mick.

Mrs. Minor is survived by a son, John O. Jones and wife Mimi of Mt. Vernon; a daughter, Kay Ellis and husband Jim of Henderson, Ky.; three grandchildren, Natalie Potchoney of Tampa, Fla., Aaron Jones of Bluford and Preston Ellis of Louisville, Ky.; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; three brothers, Delmar Mick, Richard Mick and Deon Mick; and two sisters, Beulah Hudson and Dottie O'Connor.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Estel Minor; her parents; and a brother, Clayton Mick.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens in Mt. Vernon with Rev. Elton Storey officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to an animal shelter or rescue of the donor's choosing, an organization for autism research of the donor's choosing, Zion Methodist Church or St. Anthony's Hospice in Henderson, Ky.

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