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Mrs. Rosella Mink
Born: 1935-01-25
Died: 2004-01-13
Visitation: 6 PM Thursday, Jan. 15 at Faith Chapel Pentecostal Church
Funeral Service: 10 AM Friday, Jan. 16 at Faith Chapel Pentecostal Church
Interment: Rose Hill Cemetery, Mason, OH

Mrs. Rosella Mink, age 68 of Brodhead, died Tuesday, Jan. 13 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. She was born in Sand Springs on Jan. 24, 1935 the daughter of George and Lucy McFerron Durham. She was a retired employee of Frish's Restaurant and was of the Pentecostal Faith.


She is survived by her mother, Lucy Durham of Mt. Vernon; four sons, Billy Wayne Mink (Brenda) of Cincinnati, OH, Daryl Mink (Donna) of Byrdstown, TN, Gerald "Gene" Mink (Karen) of Mt. Vernon, and Joe David Mink (Melissa) of Brodhead; one daughter, Melinda Hornsby (Ronald) of Mt. Vernon; four brothers, Eugene Durham and Terrance Elvis Durham, both of Mt. Vernon, Boyd Wayne Durham of Orlando, and Vernon Durham of Cincinnati, OH; and one sister, Virginia Gibbs of Cincinnati, OH. Also surviving are nine grandchildren; six great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and a special sister-in-law, Linda Durham. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Mink; two sons, James Wesley Mink and Michael Dwayne Mink; her father, George Durham; a sister, Glenna Fletcher; a brother, Larry Durham, Jr.; and two precious grandsons, Rocky Mink and Randall Lee Hornsby.