Billie Minton

Obituary of Billie J. Minton

Mrs. Billie J. Minton age 84 of New Tazewell was born January 7, 1934 and passed away on October 23, 2018 at her home with her loving family by her side. She was a very kind and generous person. She had a very active ministry within the local nursing homes. She visited with the patients in their rooms and played Christian music. She was a very active and faithful member of New Tazewell First Baptist Church where she sang in the choir, worked in Vacation Bible School and was on the kitchen committee.


She was preceded in death by her:

Mother: Ruby Harmon Corbett

Husband: Hobert Minton

Daughter: Monica Minton

Grandparents: L.K. Harmon and wife Mollie

Sister: Elizabeth Cook


She is survived by her:

Daughters: Marian “Libbie” and husband Sam McCollough of Tazewell

                   Marcia Minton of New Tazewell

Granddaughter: Marianne (McCollough) Fultz and husband Steve

Great-Granddaughter: Madelynn Fultz


And a host of aunts and one uncle


And a host of many other loving friends and relatives.


The Family will receive friends Friday, October 26, 2018 from 1 PM till 3 PM with funeral services to follow at 3 PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Eddie Overholt officiating. Music will be provided by the First Baptist Church Lady’s Ensemble. Burial will take place in the Fairview Cemetery.


Pallbearers: Steve Fultz, Brian Seal, Richard Harmon and the Deacons of First Baptist Church


~Claiborne-Overholt Funeral home is honored to be serving the family~