Mincey, Lou Jean Richards (Sis) age 84, of Knoxville, passed away Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Physicians Regional Medical Center.
Preceded in death by parents, William (W.T.) and Ella Richards; brothers, Roy (Boy), William (Tom), Alfred (Shag), Albert (Son) and Clyde; sisters, Trula (Toots) Reno, Ruth (Bug) Stiles, and Christine (Chris) Reynolds.
Survivors: husband of 62 years, Charles R. Mincey; daughters and sons-in-law, Connie and Mark Beal, Julia and Foy Elkins; son, Mark Mincey; sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Vivian Mincey, Mitchell and Carolyn Mincey; daughter and son-in-law, Jackie and Larry Phillips; son, Mac Mincey; grandchildren, Jonathan Wright, Jennifer Mincey, Cheri Elkins, April Elkins, and Lauren Bolton; sisters, Rachel (Gal) Fortenberry and Billie Faye (Squeak) Sands; many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at Stevens Chapel with Rev. Robert H. Bean officiating. Family and friends will meet 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at Thorngrove Cemetery for a 10:00 a.m. graveside service and interment. Honorary pallbearers will be her sons. Family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at North Broadway.
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