George E. Minor, age 89, passed away peacefully August 16, 2017. George was employed for 37 years at DuPont Savannah River Plant, where he engineered and developed nuclear weapons. George was a self-taught artist skilled in painting, woodworking, and piano. He is survived by his second wife of 45 years, Mena; and Jack, his son from his first marriage with Peggy Owens. George was preceded in death by his oldest son Charlie.
Funeral service will be held Tuesday, August 22 at 2 p.m. at Rowland Funeral Home 637 W. Martintown Road, North Augusta, South Carolina. The Family will receive visitors at Rowland’s Funeral Home one hour prior to the funeral service.
A memorial service to be officiated by Chaplain Jim Smith and hosted by Terri Simmons will be held at Halifax Hospice of Port Orange located at 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, Florida on Sunday, August 27 at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make contributions in George’s memory to the Halifax Hospice of Port Orange.