Bill Mills, retired pastor


Bill Mills, retired pastor


LOUISVILLE — The Rev. William G. (Bill) Mills, 72, died April 26, 2007, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus.


Funeral services were held April 28 at First United Methodist Church, with interment in Memorial Park Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

Rev. Mills was a graduate of Wood Junior College and the summer program at Candler School of Theology in Atlanta. He served numerous Methodist churches in North Mississippi and retired in 2005. He was serving the Weir/Salem charge in Choctaw County. He was a Navy veteran of the Korean conflict.


Survivors include: wife of 53 years, Betty S. Mills of Louisville; daughter, Bonnie Tippey of Stanford, ll.; sons, David Mills of Jacksonville, Ark., and Scott Mills of  Booneville; five grandchildren, and one grandson-in-law. 


Memorials may be made to the Gideons.