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Shirley Minix Carty


Shirley Minix Carty age 80 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Monday, June 22, 2020 at the Salyersville Health Care Center in Salyersville, Kentucky.  She was born November 10, 1939 in Salyersville, Kentucky to the late William "Bill" and Virgie "Virginia" Minix.  Shirley is survived by her husband, Herbert Carty, three sons, Joshua (Alisha) Carty of Salyersville, Kentucky, David Carty of Houston, Texas, Ray Carty of Vest, Kentucky, five daughters, Carrie (Charley) Allen of Salyersville, Kentucky, Donna (John) Mullins of Paintsville, Kentucky, Mary (Chris) Pence of Morehead, Kentucky, Melissa (James) Richie of Vest, Kentucky, Charlotte Newsome of Richmond, Kentucky, four brothers, Tommy Minix of La Porte, Indiana, Dale Minix of Salyersville, Kentucky, J.C. Handcock of Florida, Woodie Handcock, of Indiana, seven sisters, Orrenda Mullins of Salyersville, Kentucky, Priscilla Woods of Florida, Pat Brady of North Carolina, Betty Marshall of Florida, Janice Sue Emerson, Tennessee, Kathy Hunley of Salyersville, Kentucky, Marietta Shepherd of Calhoun, Michigan, twenty-five grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Shirley is preceded in death by three brothers, Earsel Minix, Eugene Minix and an infant brother.

Shirley retired from the Magoffin County Board of Education, a dedicated foster parent, and a member of the Carver United Baptist Church.

Funeral service will be conducted at 1 P.M. Thursday, June 25, 2020 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Greg Minix officiating.  Burial will follow in the Carty Cemetery at Stinson, Kentucky.  Friends may visit the funeral home Wednesday, June 24, 2020 from 6 P.M. till 9 P.M. and any time prior to funeral services on Thursday.

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

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