Donald Lee Mynes

January 26, 1954February 25, 2021

Donald Lee Mynes, Sr., age 67, of Roan Mountain, Tennessee passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at his residence. He was born in Detroit, Michigan, a son of the late Bernard Mynes and Louise McVay Mynes. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Bernard Mynes.

Donald was a veteran of the United States Army and enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Brenda Sexton; three daughters, Linda Arguelles, Benna Sexton, and Samantha Mynes; one son, Donald Mynes, Jr.; sixteen grandchildren, Guillermo, Angelica, Aviana, Chavelo, Nathen, Damien, Marshall, Serenity, Donald III, Gaige, Rylan, Kaisen, Adiana, Armani, Apollo, and Ariella; three great grandchildren, Cecilia, Nathen, and Chavelo Jr.; and two sisters, Ann Hagie and Bonnie Lainhart.

A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to all family and friends for all the love and care that was shown.

Arrangements especially for Mr. Donald Lee Mynes and his family have been made through Monte Vista Funeral Home & Memorial Park, 1900 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN; 423-282-2631.


  • A Private Celebration of Life will be held at a later date


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His wifey Sexton

March 1, 2021

There's so much I can say about my husband he was a great father great grandpa and he loved his kids more than anything like I told him before he passed away no one could ever fill his shoes nor will they when he passed away my heart died with him I love you for the rest of my life there will never be no one but you I miss you so much hun nothing will ever be the same

Babygirl Mynes

February 28, 2021

Everyone knows im Daddy babygirl & always will . There so much i can go on for months He means the world too me. Im so lost with out him it unexplainable💔😭💔

Angelina M ALLEY

February 27, 2021

uncle Donnie and Aunt Brenda are truly loved❤️
I'm so very sorry for your loss‼️ uncle Donnie has been around since I was 8 years old and now I'm a grandmother he was very close with my mother and fatherwe've had so many good times throughout the years uncle Donnie I can always remember you smiling and joking you were a great man and you are going to be truly missed‼️rest in peace Uncle Donnie tell my mom and my dad I said hi🙏
my condolences to the family I love you💖

Wesa Arguelles-Rivera

February 26, 2021

My deepest condolences to all the family 💙 Brenda , Linda , Benna , Sam and Donnie......... It's nothing but love to you all with prayers of strength .
Big Donnie was a real true definition of a Man. All the years I've known him he worked hard providing for his family. A good father , husband , grandfather and friend.
I know you will truly be missed .

Angel Jenkins

February 26, 2021

It’s a sad time for our family I am Bernard Leon mine his daughter which would be my uncle Donnie’s brother He will be truly missed I remember being younger always running over to my aunt Brenda and uncle Danny’s houses especially for the food because he was always barbecuing he loves to grill fish and hunt I’m in my father were very close and then when my father passed my uncle became sad which now they are both in heaven hunting and fishing together and also grilling he will truly be missed