Jeanette Mills, age 76, of North 6th Street, Williamsburg, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, at Baptist Health Corbin.
She was born on Jan. 22, 1940, in Rochford, England, to the late George Thomas Newman and Rose Nellie (Harris) Moore. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Roy Newman and a grandson, Paul Legate.
She was a proud member of Main Street Baptist Church. She was awarded the Honorable Order of the Kentucky Colonel. She authored a book titled, "War, Peace and Corruption."
She is survived by her husband, Bobby Jean Mills, of Williamsburg; three children, Karen Ann Gantt, of Augusta, Georgia, Larry Gene Mills (Carol Jean), of Washington D.C., and David Legate (Gabbie), of England; four grandchildren, Taylor Mills, Adam Gantt, Ryan Gantt and Adam Legate; five great-grandchildren, Asher, Oliver, Ruby, Willow and Jude; sister, Sue Flanagan, of England; brother, Jeffery Moore, of England; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from noon until the funeral hour on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, at Croley Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bill Wright officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Croley Addition of Highland Park Cemetery.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.croleyfuneralhome.com
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, directors.
Published on August 22, 2016