Jerry E. "Spank" Minor, age 32 of Canton passed away Wednesday evening at home following a sudden illness. Born in Canton, OH, on Nov. 6, 1972, to Tommy and Catherine (DeMatteis) Minor. Jerry was a graduate of Sandy Valley High School, class of 1991. He loved music and also enjoyed riding his motorcycle. Besides his parents, he is survived by his loving wife of seven years, Shelly Minor, two children, Chaise and Chalyse Minor, all of the home; a brothers, Rick Minor of Canton, a sister, Crystal Minor of East Sparta, OH; two step-brothers, Rick and Perry Rogers, both of Canton, many cousins, nieces, and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted on Monday at 11 a.m. in Asbury United Methodist Church (7344 Ridge Rd. S.E., Canton) with Pastor Dan Wilson officiating. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery, Minerva. Calling hours will be two hours prior to the service on Monday from 9-11 a.m. in the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his name to help the family defray expenses. Reed Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.