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Rosa Lee Salyer Minix


Rosa L. Minix, 85, of Dansville, Michigan passed away on March 12, 2020.  Rose was born on October 4, 1934 to Cecil and Alice (Fletcher) Salyer.  On January 8, 1955, she married Luther D. Minix, who precedes her in death.

Rose loved children.  She drove school bus for 25 years.  She enjoyed gardening and sharing her harvest with family and friends.  In the winter, she quilted and made each of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren their own quilts.  Her family looked forward to holidays where they could feast on her delicious cooking and memorable cakes.

Rose passed away surrounded by her family.  She is survived by her children Karen (David) Sheathelm, Sharon Graham, Brenda (Ronnie) Kingrea and Dean (Sandy) Minix, eleven granddaughters and thirteen great-grandchildren.  Also surviving are three sisters and two brothers, in addition to many nieces and nephews.

Rose will rest next to her husband on a hillside in Foraker, Kentucky.

Graveside services for Rosa L. Minix were conducted at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, March 21, 2020 at the Minix Family Cemetery at Foraker, Kentucky, with Elder Doyle Keeton officiating.  

Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home. 

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