Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of the late Bert Southard and Delphia Miller Southard Peek. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Marshall Mincey who died in 1999; daughter, Deborah Hood who died on May 8, 2014; grandson, Darren Frazier; and four sisters, Hallie, Irene, Martha and Bertha. Christine enjoyed working in her flower garden, crocheting and taking care of all her grandchildren. She was a member of Ellijay Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Paulette King of Franklin; two brothers, Sam Peek of Charleston, SC and William Peek of Franklin; four grandchildren, Ashley Hood, Brandon Hood, Stacy Frazier and Brandt Frazier; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service was held at 3 p.m., Sunday, June 8 in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home, with Rev. Morris Tippett and Rev. Neil Moore officiating. Burial was in Ellijay Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorial donations can be made to Ellijay Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, C/O Wanda Bolick, 80 Woodrows Lane, Franklin, NC 28734 or Angel Hospice General Fund, 170 Church Street, Franklin, NC 28734.
Macon Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.