Jeffery Dwight Minor, 67, of Newport News, VA, passed away on October 2, 2022. He was born on November 13, 1954 to the late Marshall and Evelyn Minor in Newport News, VA. He graduated from Louisa County High School and attended trade school where he gained knowledge for several trades including welding, carpentry and heavy equipment operations. Jeffery then traveled to Washington, DC, Fairfax, Alexandria and Manassas, VA. He also resided in Augusta, GA for several years, eventually moving back to Virginia; first to Louisa, then later returning to his hometown in Newport News. He was also a member of New Hope Trinity Bible School in Manassas, VA where he became a deacon.
His personal interests included all things sports, with a particular love for the Dallas Cowboys. He had a love of music, reading and poetry. His personality, charm and smile brightened rooms as well as people’s lives as he will always remain to be the life of any party.
Jeffery is survived by his older brother, George Minor (Lucy Kate) of Louisa, VA; two sisters, Elsie Marie Lassiter (the late Ervin) of Louisa, VA and Sylvia Ann Robinson (Calloway) of Martinez, GA; niece, Leslie Christmas; three nephews, George Minor, Shawn Minor and Anthony Robinson; a host of loving great nieces, nephews and cousins; close friends, Earline, Ervin, West and Vadim; and a very special and dedicated friend, Ronnie.
Jeffery will lovingly be remembered and missed always. Arrangements are being handled by Sheridan Funeral Home in Kents Store, VA.