, Salem, MA

February 19, 2013

Minnie Lee Barnhill, 45

Salem — Minnie Lee Barnhill, 45, died unexpectedly, Thursday, February 14, 2013, in Salem.

Born and raised in Bristol, TN, she was the daughter of Mary Gene Barnhill of Salem and the late Jack H. Barnhill.

A resident of the City of Salem for the past three years, she had worked as marketing director of She also enjoyed making jewelry.

Minnie had a longtime love for the ocean as well as diving. She was a loving daughter, sister, aunt and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by two sisters, Mary Beth Meyer and her husband, John of Salem and Carolyn Barnhill-Pope of Bristol, TN, her loving companion, Steven Foster Murray of Salem and a niece, Sara Barnhill of Bristol, TN. She was also the aunt of the late Arlena Pope.

ARRANGEMENTS: Memorial visiting hours will be held in the Campbell–Lee, Moody, Russell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly (North Beverly location), Friday, February 22, from 4 to 6 p.m. Information, directions and condolences at