October 11, 1883, Alabama.

February 17, 1959.

Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lauderdale County, Alabama

Minnis was the son of John Randolph Hayes and Rebecca Ladoska Lovelace, and husband of Mary Velma South. He was living in Florence, Alabama, in 1913. His works include:

  1. Life’s Little Things
  2. O Father, Forgive!
  3. O Rejoice!
  4. When the Trump Shall Sound
  5. Witness Today
  6. You Should Toil for Jesus