In Loving

Gloria Jean Minter Pike

August 17, 1940 – June 8, 2024

Gloria Jean Minter Pike passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2024, at Johnston Willis Hospital.

Jean was born August 17, 1940, in Hampton, Virginia to John Francis Minter and Allie Naomi Fulcher Minter.  She was a proud resident of Hampton, Virginia.  She was a 1959 graduate of Hampton High School.

Jean married Ray Pike on April 20, 1962, in Hampton, Virginia.  She retired from Newport News Department of Public Works. Jean loved the beach and could often be found taking long walks on the shores of Buckroe Beach.

Survivors include her husband, Ray; her son, Kevin Pike; two sisters Janet Robertson and Sandra Robbins; daughter-in-law Georgia Pike; and many nieces and nephews.  She is preceded in death by her son, Brian Pike; sister, Mary Juanita Young; and two brothers John Rudolph Minter and Robert Eldred Minter.

A private ceremony will be held to celebrate Jean’s life.