Rhea County Hearld-News (Dayton, Tenn.)
Corwin D. Minick, 82 of Fairfield Glade, TN, died Wednesday, July 20, 2011, at his home.
Mr. Minick was born on September 21, 1928, in Decatur, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents Erma Grace Crewell and Fayette George Minick, his brother Dale William Minick, sister Dorothy Jane Surran and daughter Jane Minick Palmer. He married Margaret Odell in 1953 in Bloomington, IL.
He is survived by his wife and three children, John Minick, Dodge City, KS; Bill (Lenora) Minick, Oswego, IL; Ann (Ed) Davalos, Atlanta, GA and eight grandchildren.
Mr. Minick was a Sales Representative for Josco, Inc of Charlotte, NC and a District Manager of Union Carbide in Chicago, IL. He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy in 1948-1952.
He was a graduate of Millikin University, Decatur, IL. He was formerly active in various civic and charitable organizations in the community.
He lived a successful life and was happiest working, being with his family and friends, fishing and enjoyed playing bridge. He is now with our Lord in peace and comfort.