MILLS, Cecil Clyde

MILLS, Cecil Clyde, 87, of Cadiz, died Friday, May 3, 2013 at Lifeline Hospital in Wintersville.

He was born February 26, 1926 in Cadiz, a son of the late Sylvester and Oma Mills.

Clyde was a retired Coal Mining Manager having worked for Hanna, Consolidation, Horizon and Muskingum Coal Companies and was a member of the UMWA. He was a Marine Veteran of WW II and was a devoted member of the East Warren St. Church of Christ in Cadiz.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Lloyd, Troy, and Virgil Mills; and a sister, Opal Moore.

Surviving are his wife, Maxine Barker Mills; three daughters, Kathy (Mark) Wiley of Highlands Ranch, CO, Barbara (Phil) Gardner of Uhrichsville, OH, Debbie (Mike) Jamison of Cadiz; a son, Rick of Marysville, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Kent, Kari, Kaci, Kimberly, Shannon, Bryan and Tara; 17 great- grandchildren; and a sister, Lola (Jerry) Simms of Blacklick, OH.

Friends may call Monday, 4-8 p.m. at Clark- Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. with Evangelist Charles Newell officiating.

Burial will follow at Cadiz Union Cemetery.

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