Minerva Lee Robinson Stringer

Minerva Lee Robinson Stringer, 90, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Memory Chapel. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Sharon Cemetery. Rev. Wallace Beasley will officiate.

She was born April 28, 1927, in Laurel. She was a member of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church for more than 50 years. She was an avid fisherman and gardener. It was often said, “She could catch a fish out of a mudhole!”

She was preceded in death by her parents Eddie Sanford and Dollie Adell Robinson; sister Geneva Robinson; two brothers, Lavon and Otto Robinson; and her husband of 57 years O.C. Stringer.

She is survived by her son Edward (Diane) Stringer, granddaughter Lacey (Greg) Mills, grandson Douglas (Megan) Stringer and great-grandson Blake Stringer, all of Laurel; sister Verba Lee Terry of Violet, La.; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Edwin Billiot, Bobby Bush, Terry Bush, Sherrill Clark, Greg Mills and Vince Spradley. Honorary pallbearers will be Dennis Bush, Ralph Kenney and Albert Short.

To sign the online guestbook, visit www.memorychapellaurel.com.