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Douglas Lloyd Mills

Tuesday, November 4, 2008

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Douglas Lloyd Mills
A private family graveside service for Douglas Lloyd Mills, 63 will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008 at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer. Rev. Doug Corlew will officiate the service.

Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer.

Doug passed away on Nov. 1, 2008 at the Spencer Hospital.

Douglas Lloyd Mills, the son of Guy and Dorothy Rhodes Mills, was born March 2, 1945, in Sioux Rapids. He received his early education and graduated from the Sioux Rapids High School. Following his schooling, Doug farmed his parent's farm.

On June 12, 1966, Doug married Sherry Seeley in Galva. Following their marriage, Doug continued farming for a year until going to work at Mefferd Manufacturing in Laurens, which later changed to Positech where he worked for 23 years. He also worked for two years at Tyson Foods in Cherokee, Iowa. In his spare time, Doug enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing cards with several of his friends. He especially loved spending time with his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Douglas is survived by his wife, Sherry Mills of Linn Grove; his four daughters: Tami and John Thomas of Alta, Iowa, Dawn and Dave Richman of Champagne, Ill., Jeni and Milton Cruz of Storm Lake, and Diana Mills of Alta; 12 grandchildren; and three sisters.

Arrangements are being handled by Warner Funeral Home of Spencer.