Leicester - Charles Glenn McMinn, 66, of New Leicester Hwy, died Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
A native of Buncombe Co., he was a son of the late Charles H. and Vonnie Crook McMinn.
Mr. McMinn was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corp
., having served during Vietnam, and was awarded the Bronze Star
and the Purple Heart
Mr. McMinn is survived by his wife, Janice K. Payne McMinn; sisters Geraldine McMinn, Norma Jean Melton, Eula Hart, Mary Lance and husband Bill, Peggy McMinn, Rozanne Middleton and husband Sherman, and Louise McMinn; brother Tommy McMinn and wife Debbie; 4 step-daughters; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Friday in the Patton Ave. chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with the Rev. Sherman Middleton officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
His family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 (www.woundedwarrierproject.org
The online register is available at www.grocefuneralhome.com