Welton "Brownie" Mintz, 85, of Brunswick County, passed away Monday, March 18, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Mintz was the son of the late Jefferson and Mary Mintz. He was also preceded in death by a son, Welton Mintz Jr., and a daughter, Carolyn Baldwin.
"Brownie" is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Margaret Mintz; two sons, James Mintz (Linda) and Gerald Mintz (Wanda); one daughter, Rose Naylor (Wayne); a sister; Nolia Smith; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was a member of Peace Memorial Baptist Church and former member of Cape Fear Antique Auto Club. Wonderful husband, father, grandfather and friend, "Brownie" will be greatly missed and always lovingly remembered.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Coble Ward-Smith Supply Chapel. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013, also at Coble Ward-Smith Supply Chapel. Interment will follow at Peace Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery.