RaeAnne Minnix, 43

COLUMBIA CITY — RaeAnne “Rae” A. Minnix, 43, of Paulding, Ohio, died at 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at home.She was born May 23, 1969, in Auburn, to Arthur D. and LaDial E. (Hawn) White, who preceded her in death.She was a talented musician who loved to play the guitar, and the piano. She was, also, an inspirational writer.She is survived by a daughter, Shaleah P. Minnix and a son, Nolan C. Minnix, both of Larwill; three sisters, Ronda (Gary) Andrews of Butler, Robyn (Greg) Ellerman of Forth Worth, Texas and her twin, ReAnne Speelman of Paulding, Ohio; two brothers, Randy (Julie) White of Jacksonville, Fla. and Roger (Ginger) White of Claypool; seven nieces, five nephews, seven great-nieces, and four great-nephews.There will be no visitation. A com-mittal service will be held at South Park Cemetery, Columbia City, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at 1 p.m. Arrangements have been made by Smith & Sons Funeral Home.For those who wish, memorials may be made to final expenses c/o Smith & Sons Funeral Home.Condolences may be sent to www.smithandsonsfuneralhome.com.