Adams County, Ohio Obituaries
Robert J. "Bob" Minton
Robert J. "Bob" Minton, of Peebles, died Monday, Jan. 18, 1999, at the Chillicothe VA Hospital. He was born in Peebles, the son of the late William and Mary (Mustard) Minton. He was a member of the Union Hill Church, American Legion Peebles Post #594, and VFW Peebles Post #1029. Survivors include his wife, Eunice (Swayne) Minton, whom he married Feb. 10, 1948; two sons, Roger Minton of New Vienna and Bobby W. Minton of Peebles; one sister, Ruth Newman of Columbus; four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, two step-grandhcildren and two step-great-grandchildren. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Joe, Raymond and George Minton; and three sisters, Marie Stiles, Audrey Stockwell and Mary Graham. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, Jan. 21, 1 p.m., at the Union Hill Church, with Phil Fulton officiating. Burial will follow in the Locust Grove Cemetery, with military graveside services conducted by the Adams County Honor Guard. Visitation will be held Wednesday, Jan 20, 5-8 p.m., and Thursday, noon-1 p.m., at the church. The Wallace Thompson Funeral Home is serving the family.