Mrs. Joyce Cralle Mills, age 82, of Ekron passed away Tuesday, January 28 at her residence. Mrs. Mills was born May 30, 1937 the daughter of Jimmy Willis and Maude Lillian Goodin Cralle. She was a member of the Lincoln Trail Good Sam’s Club for many years and of St. John the Apostle Catholic Church.
Mrs. Mills was preceded in death by her husband, Charles R. Mills; a son, Andy Mills; a grandson, Jon Mills; and a sister, Glenda Sue Smallwood. She is survived by five children, Libby Mills, Brenda Marshall and her husband, Jim, Louisville, Kaye Redmon and her husband, Glenn, Billy Mills and his wife, Janie, and Kelly Mills and his wife, Tisha,, Ekron; a sister, Marilyn Jean France, Dawsonville, GA; 11 Grandchildren; and 11 Great grandchildren with one on the way.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church with Rev. Kevin Bryan officiating. Burial will follow in St. Martin of Tours Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Hager Funeral Home from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday and after 9:00 a.m. Saturday at the Church. Prayer services will be held at 6:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be donations to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be left at www.hagerfuneralhome.com.