JACKSON, S.C. - Entered into rest, Friday, September 7, 2001, at her residence, Mrs. Minnie B. Voorhes, 70, of Jackson, wife of the late Lewis E. Voorhes. Family members include sons, Lewis E. Voorhes Jr., Robert G. Voorhes; her daughter, Helen Y. Andrews; sister, Mary Bilbo; and four grandchildren. Mrs. Voorhes was born in Kosciusko, Mississippi. She was a homemaker and member of Immanuel Baptist Church in North Augusta. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, September 10, 2001, at Immanuel Baptist Church in North Augusta, with Rev. Jimmy Coyle officiating. Interment will be Monday at 2 p.m., in Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. Poteet Funeral Home, 529 Greene Street.
The Augusta Chronicle-September 9, 2001