Bobby Hugh McMinn

July 6, 1944 - July 31, 2018
Bobby Hugh McMinn

Bobby Hugh McMinn, 74, of East Flat Rock, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. A lifelong native of Henderson County, he was the son of the late James Hubert and Sue Mahaffey McMinn. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Jackie, James, C.D., David and John, and his sister, Nancy Swayngim.

Bobby attended West Henderson High and volunteered for the draft, serving two years in the US Army. He retired from Kyocera Industrial Ceramics and in his free time enjoyed hunting, fishing, baseball and gardening.

Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 49 years, Irene Bell McMinn; daughter, Thonya Stepp and husband Chris of East Flat Rock; son, Tony McMinn and wife Kim of Saluda; grandchildren, Shawn, Kaci, Sam, Abby and Trenholm; great-grandchildren, Abel and Sawyer; sister, Annie Sue Blythe of Fletcher; brothers, Tom and Donald McMinn of Mills River, Dennis McMinn and wife Linda of Horse Shoe and Billy McMinn and wife Joy of Fletcher.

Funeral services will be held 11am Saturday, August 4, 2018 in the chapel of Shuler Funeral Home. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Shepherd Memorial Park.


Service

Saturday, August 4, 2018
11:00 AM

Shuler Funeral Home Chapel - Directions
125 Orr's Camp Rd.
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Burial

Saturday, August 4, 2018
12:15 PM

Shepherd Memorial Park - Directions
5045 Asheville Highway
Hendersonville, NC 28791

Visitation

Saturday, August 4, 2018
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Shuler Funeral Home Chapel - Directions
125 Orr's Camp Rd.
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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  • August 02, 2018
    Mitch and Susan BAINES lit a candle:
    Lit since August 2, 2018 at 8:48:31 PM

  • August 02, 2018
    Lisa Owens says:
    Mr. McMinn You and your family are in my prayers. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  • August 02, 2018
    Harold Swayngim says:
    So sorry about uncle Bob Irene. Praying for you and the family. I was glad to see and talk to him at Moms funeral.

  • August 02, 2018
    Willard Phillips says:
    I am sadden to hear of Hugh's death. May God comfort & keep the Family during the days ahead is my prayer.

  • August 02, 2018
    Kathy Tuttle says:
    Irene I'm so sorry for your loss. God Bless you and your family.