Minnie  Mapp

Events

MOULTRIE - Mrs. Minnie Nunn Mapp was born on July 7, 1942 in Toomsuba, Mississippi to the late Edward Nunn, Sr and the late Annie Mae Short Nunn. Minnie transitioned her earthly home to be with the Lord on Friday, April 5, 2019 at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida.

Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM., Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the Westview Cemetery. Amos Goram, Sr., Todd Myrick, Frankie Peterson, Lee Almond, Marcus Anderson, Eddie Warren, Gerald Heidelberg, and Johnny Collins will serve as pallbearers.

She attended William Bryant High School and Albany State College, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree. She also obtained a master's degree in Chemistry from Georgia Southwestern in Americus. Mrs. Mapp was employed at BEFA (Community Action Council), Mitchell County Board of Education and Colquitt County Board of Education where she retired after 30+ years of service. She also worked as an Insurance and Investment Broker at Primerica Insurance Agency.

She confessed Christ at an early age and joined Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, where she diligently worked for 70 years. During those years she served on the gospel choir, Women's Auxiliary and held the position of Financial Secretary for more than 40 years. She was a life member of Colquitt County Branch of NAACP, where she served as the president for 8 years. Mrs. Mapp enjoyed socializing with family, friends and being a blessing to others.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and oldest brother, Edward Nunn, Jr.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories her husband of 57 years, Odell Mapp of Moultrie, Georgia; son, Odell LeWayne Mapp (Kimberly) of Hagerstown, Maryland; daughter, Natasha Mapp of Moultrie, Georgia; sister, Isabella Brooks of Moultrie, Georgia; grandchildren, Deion Mapp, Atarah Mapp, and Caleb Mapp all of Moultrie, Georgia, Alexander Mapp and Austin Mapp both of Hagerstown, Maryland; nephews, Derry Brooks (Janie) of Mobile, Alabama, Zel Head of Dallas, Texas and Allen Brooks (Christine) of Albany, Georgia; nieces, Sharon Alexander of Canton, Ohio and Cheryl Bridges (John) of Moultrie, Georgia; god-children, Joseph Robertson, Sherrod Cooper, Sr., Mario Newcomb, Quentin Daniels, Teniki Doe, and Shannon Hosey, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Luke Strong And Son Mortuary, Ltd. is in charge of arrangements.
Published on April 9, 2019
Send flowers
in memory of Minnie
See more

Obituary published in

Guestbook

Print Guestbook

A place to share condolences and memories.

Share your condolences and special memories.
The guestbook expires on July 08, 2019.

Select an emblem

14 posts

Tracy Walker Harris
Apr 17, 2019
Mrs. Mapp is one that will be truly missed. She did a lot for her family, church and community. We need more people like her to share wisdom.
Mattie Barnes
Apr 11, 2019
I am so sorry for the late response but she was a very special person. I really enjoyed the time I knew her. My 🙏 are with the family.
Harrell Lawson
Apr 11, 2019
Extending deepest sympathy to the Mapp family in the loss of a person who brightened the world and the life of those she touched.
Eugenia Fox
Apr 11, 2019
Mrs. Mapp was one of my favorite teachers. I'm sure she will be missed by many.

In Christian Love,
Eugenia Fox
Shan McClendon- Thomas
Apr 11, 2019
May the family be covered with God's peace and comfort. Thank you for sharing her with so many. I will cherish memories of her as a teacher, mentor, and part of my village. God bless the family!
Carl Patilla
Apr 10, 2019
I was so sorry to hear about the loss of one of our classmates. My heartfelt condolences goes out to the entire family. My prayer is that God bless you and help you as you seek comfort in this time of sorrow and grief.
Rose. Tuff
Apr 10, 2019
Sending condolences from my family to yours. So sorry to hear about this. Praying for the family during this difficult time.
Sylvia Washington
Apr 10, 2019
My Deepest Sympathy To The Mapp Family.
Diane Matthews Zaleski
Apr 10, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with the family . She was the best teacher and truly a fine Lady . She spoke to me several times and gave me much joy ! Diane Matthews Zaleski
Rachel Greene
Apr 10, 2019
Sorry to hear of your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you. May God continue to bless and keep you is my prayer.
David Saturday
Apr 10, 2019
Dear Mapp Family,

I am so sorry to read of Mrs. Mapp's passing.

She was my 9th grade science teacher.

Mrs .Mapp was a most pleasant and kind spirited

person.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Your Loss is Heaven's Gain.

With Deepest Sympathy,

David Saturday
Tyrone Hunt
Apr 09, 2019
My Deepest Sympathy to entire family. May God Bless you all!
Caroline Almo
Apr 09, 2019
I wanted the family to know that she'll be miss very much . And she was a great teacher
jimmy holton & judy holton
Apr 09, 2019
Bless be the Lord how takeaway all our sorrow.The will continue bless family