Welton "Brownie" Mintz, 85, passed away Monday, March 18, 2013 at his home. Mr. Mintz was the son of the late Jefferson and Mary Mintz. He is also preceded in death by a son, Welton Mintz, Jr., and a daughter, Carolyn Baldwin. "Brownie" is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Margaret Mintz, 2 sons; James Mintz (Linda), and Gerald Mintz (Wanda), 1 daughter; Rose Naylor (Wayne), a sister; Nolia Smith, 4 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was a member of Peace Memorial Baptist Church and former member of Cape Fear Antique Auto Club. Wonderful husband, father, grandfather and friend, "Brownie" will be greatly missed and always lovingly remembered.
The family will receive friends 6pm -8pm, Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Coble Ward-Smith Supply Chapel. Funeral services will be held 1:00pm, Thursday, March 21, 2013, also at Coble Ward-Smith Supply Chapel. Interment will follow at Peace Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery.