James “Jimmy” “Bubba” Stanley Mintz Jr. of Wilmington, NC passed away at New Hanover Regional Medical Center on February 24, 2014.
Jimmy was born in Wilmington, NC on January 4th, 1956. Through the years Jimmy was an avid outdoorsman, he shared this love with many different people. He was also known for being quite the “horse trader” and always had a deal brewing. Another hobby of his was “people watching” and he regularly enjoyed doing this downtown. His home church was the Pentecostals of Wilmington where he attended since a young child. In recent years he enjoyed spending extra time with his family and especially time with his grand-dogs.
His father, James Stanley Mintz Sr. preceded him in death. He is survived by his mother Mable Loraine Mintz of Wilmington, NC; his son James “Trey” Stanley Mintz III and wife Anna of Wilmington, NC; two sisters, Cheryl M. Poole and husband Mike of Hampstead, NC and Tana M. Williams and husband Donnie of Riegelwood, NC. The mother of Trey, Cindy N. Mintz of Wilmington, NC. Nephew Michael M. Poole Jr. and wife Alexandra of Brooklyn, NY; Niece Andrea W. Horne and husband Namen of Wilson, NC; Niece Cynthia P. Moore and husband Nathan of Hampstead, NC; Niece Lori W. Smithey and husband David of Leland, NC; two great nieces and one great nephew.
A celebration of his life will be held on Thursday, February 27th 2014, at 11AM at The Pentecostals of Wilmington of 3615 Chippenham Drive Wilmington, NC, with Rev. Floyd Morris officiating. There will be a private burial at Oleander Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6-8PM on Wednesday at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.
He was a loving Dad to his son and daughter-in-law, a Mama’s boy, a big brother to his sisters, a great uncle and a friend to many. He will be missed by all!
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Pentecostals of Wilmington Church, 3615 Chippenham Drive Wilmington, NC 28412.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099