Farming Rural 18

Darrell Mineer

September 13, 1966 ~ January 4, 2021 (age 54)


Darrell Allen Mineer, 54, of Flemingsburg, passed away Monday, January 4, 2021, at his residence.

Born in Maysville on September 13, 1966, he was the son of Ruby Stamm Mineer and the late James William “Jimmy” Mineer.

Darrell was a lifetime farmer.  He had worked for Carnation, Mid America Milk Sales, Southern Milk Sales, and Rip’s Farm Center.  He was a driver for the Amish community.  His faith in God was strong.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years,  Karen Watson Mineer; his son, Heath (Holly) Mineer; his mother Ruby; his nieces, Natalie Mineer, Andrea Livingood, and Ariel Watson;  his nephews, Devin Watson and Jaxson Riley; his in- laws, Kathy Livingood, Kevin & Michelle Watson, and Kristi & Jeff Riley; and his mother-in-law, Janet Watson.

In addition to his father Jimmy (who passed in December), Darrell was preceded in death by his brother, Danny Mineer; and his father-in-law, Kenneth Watson. 

Funeral services will be held at Boone-Nickell Funeral Home on Friday, January 8, 2021, at 11 a.m., with Bro. Layne Wagner and Bro. Kevin Watson officiating.  

Darrell will be laid to rest in Martin Cemetery.

Pallbearers include Calvin Robinson, Michael Mineer, Devin Watson, Kevin Watson, Brent Fields, and Mark Mineer.  Honorary pallbearers include Natalie Mineer, Ariel Watson, Andrea Livingood, and Jaxson Riley.

Visitation will be Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

In compliance with state mandate, masks are required for those in attendance of all services.

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January 7, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Boone-Nickell Funeral Home
150 W. Water Street
Flemingsburg, KY 41041

Funeral Service
January 8, 2021

11:00 AM
Boone-Nickell Funeral Home
150 W. Water Street
Flemingsburg, KY 41041

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