Tommy Stanton Minton, 60, of McMinnville died Thursday, Dec. 15, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.
He was born Nov. 7, 1951, in Chattanooga, was a nursery worker and a Baptist.
Mr. Minton was preceded in death by his parents, Hershel and Olavene Waters Minton, and a brother Terry Minton.
Survivors include his wife, Darlene Minton; children, Dawn R. Knight, James P. Martin II, Eva Layne Dodson, and Gordon A. Burns; sisters, Dee Hall, Eva Medley, and Brenda Minton; a brother, Larry Minton, and grandchildren, Nate, Mason, Lauren, McKeely, and Bella. Several nieces, nephews, family members, and friends also survive.
Per his request, Mr. Minton was cremated. No services are planned. Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 18, 2011