SILVERTON—Virgal “Peaches” Minyard, 81, died on Wednesday, December 23, 2020. A graveside service was held on Saturday, December 26, 2020, in the Silverton Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. GJ Walton officiating. Arrangements are under the care of Kornerstone Funeral Directors of Tulia.
Virgal was born on December 16, 1939, in Boswell, Oklahoma to Jewell “Bud” and Ruby Minyard. He grew up in Silverton and attended Silverton Schools. He married Latresa Cox on July 8, 1965. He worked for Silverton Oil Company for 30 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Betty Massengale and Nete Sample.
He is survived by his wife, Latresa Minyard of Silverton; his daughter, Stacy Minyard of Silverton; his son, Kendall Minyard and wife, Trish, of Spur; his brother, Truman “Bud” Minyard of Joplin, Missouri; and two grandsons, Allen Minyard of Spring and Hunter Darnell of San Angelo. He is also survived by special friends Viola and Johnny Black, Zeola Taylor, Virginia Clardy and Ricky Clardy.
Online condolences may be made at www.kornerstonefunerals.com.