Virgil Lamar Minefield Sr. of Knoxville, TN entered into eternal rest, June 12, 2022 in Nashville, Tennessee.
Virgil graduated from Fulton High School class of 1979. He attended the University of Michigan and obtained a degree in computer science. He was honorably discharged from the US Navy.
Preceded in death by father, Henry Minefield Jr.; stepfather, Rev. Walter Walls; brother, Henry Minefield IV and Kendal Minefield; daughter, Laquilla Minefield.
Survived by mother, Carolyn Minefield Walls; children, Rashaunda Minefield and Megan Jackson; son, Virgil Minefield Jr.; brother, Cassius (Charlene) Minefield, aunt, Voncile (Winston) Williams and Emily Minefield; uncle, Farley Rudolph; a host of cousins and friends to include, Yvonne Beshea.
Family will receive friends, 10:30-11:00 a.m. Monday, June 20, 2022, at Jarnigan’s Chapel; funeral services, 11:00 a.m., Reverend Jessie Williams, Officiating.
Interment, East TN State Veterans Cemetery, Tuesday, June 21, 2022, John Sevier Hwy, with full military honors.