In Memory of




Obituary for Joe Garland Minton

Mr. Minton passed away with his family by his side on December 27, 2023, in Larue, Texas.

Joe Garland Minton was born January 3, 1940, in Ft. Worth, Texas the son of George Huey Minton and Lareda (Pappas) Minton. He graduated from R.L. Pascal High School and TCJC where he graduated with his associates degree before beginning his career at Stauffer Chemical plant where he worked for over 20 years before retiring as the plant manager. Grand Daddy loved spending time with his family and especially enjoyed traveling to Vegas and Shreveport with them to shoot craps. In his free time Joe enjoyed shooting competitive archery.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Judy (Chance) Minton; two children, Joseph Minton, Loraine Minton and his sister Jimmie Wofford.
Survivors include his daughter, Donna Williams and husband Jay of Larue; grandchildren, Joshua Minton and wife Susan, Mathew Minton, Sean Minton, Joseph Cameron “JC” Minton and wife Hailey, Brent Halford, Trent Halford, Tichelle Halford, Judi Harris and husband Clayton, Krystal Sandefur and husband Brent, Candice Collins, Morgan Whiteway and husband Alex, Casie White and great grandchildren, Ellie, Bryce, Kylie, Wrangler, Levi Minton, Grace, Luke, Brayden, Faith, Gauge Halford, BraeLynn, Raeven, Jaycee Harris, Carson Thompson, SkyeLynn White, RaeLynn O’Brien, Briggs, Jace, Emma Sandefur, Caseon Powers, Kohen Sandefur, Lincoln Whiteway and Bryer Sandefur, Noah, Selah Minton; sister in law, Estelle Whistler, along with many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home Family.