Donald E. Mills
Donald Edward Mills, 76, died September 13, 2012. Mr. Mills was born in Danville, VA to the late Hugh E. and Ollie Mae Wilson Mills. He a veteran having served in the US Navy for 20 years. Mr. Mills was an avid gardener and enjoyed fishing. He was predeceased by a son, Dennis E. Mills, and a sister, Lula M. Gauldin.
Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 56 years, Olga A. Mills; children, Cindy Sue Jones of Virginia Beach, Daniel John Mills Melanie of Brussels, Belgium, and Sheila Marie Robino Mark of Chesapeake; siblings, Fred “Jimmy” Mills DeeDee, Rose “Susie” Gerrells, and Bonnie M. Hales Scott, all of Danville; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends.
The family will receive friends at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd, VA Beach on Saturday from 7:00 until 8:30 pm. A funeral service will be held on Monday at 1:00 pm at Sharon Baptist Church in Danville with Pastor Charlie Ryan officiating. Burial will follow in the Mills family cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Patient Advocate Foundation at www.patientadvocate.org, Patient Advocate Foundation, 421 Butler Farm Rd, Hampton, VA 23666. Condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com.