- January 29, 1938 - August 8, 2012
- Antioch, Arkansas
of Robert's Passing
- In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials be made to a fund that was established in memory of his grandson:
The Hunter Lee Mills Memorial Scholarship Fund
c/o Heather Clenney, Peoples Bank, 1120 S. Rock
Sheridan, AR 72150
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“Dorthy, Sylveen and the Mills family
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I pray that God will enfold you in His love and shield you with a blanket...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Lena Logue - Beebe, AR
“I have many of the most pleasant memories of Bob, Sharon, & the boys and meeting his beautiful daughter, when they lived in Heber Springs. When I...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Dudley Lemon - Heber Springs, AR
“What a wonderful photo to share of Uncle Bob - this is how I remember him...so handsome!!!! and so sweet and tenderhearted. He was also so good to...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Gale Ballard Strafaci - Antioch, AR
“To Robert & Family,
May you find comfort in knowing that there will be a brighter tomorrow that is filled with cherished memories.
Lifting you...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Tina Owens - Pine Bluff, AR
“Bobby,David and Gearld.I am so sorry for your loss Robert was a very special person to me.I have a lot of good memories of him espically one...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Floydene Rush - Indianola, MS
“Bobby, David, and Jerry,
I am so sorry to hear about your dad, you all are in my thoughts and prayers, your dad was an amazing guy, and was like a...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Davette (Hix)Wilson - Fort Smith, AR
“I am sending my love & sympathy to all of Bob's family from the bottom of my heart. He will be greatly missed by all of you. He was a very special...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Freda Mills & Kayla Blevins - AR
Robert Glen Mills, 74, of Antioch, Arkansas, died Wednesday, August 8, 2012. He retired as a Corporal with the Arkansas State Police. He served as a Corporal with the U.S. Marine Corp. from 1955 to 1965. He reenlisted in the Arkansas Army National Guard 39th Infantry in 1981 and retired in 1992 as a Sergeant First Class. Robert was a member of the American Legion. He loved to travel and his greatest joy in life was spending time with his children and grandchildren and watching his grandchildren play sports.
Robert is survived by three sons, Robert (Loretta) Mills of Sheridan, David Mills of East End and Gerald (Kathy) Mills of East End; one daughter, Balenda Metzger of Bauxite; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; five brothers, Jesse Mills of North Little Rock, Charles Mills of Little Rock, John (Kathy) Mills of Missouri, Raymond (Karen) Mills of Beebe; and James (Dorothy) Mills of Mississippi; two sisters, Dorothy Fitzpatrick of Florida and Sylveen Ballard of Beebe; and one sister-in-law, Lee Mills of Beebe. He was preceded in death by one grandson, Hunter Lee Mills; brother, Joe Mills; sisters Margaret Rankin, Mae Skyles, Louise Mills and Lucille Mills; and parents Jesse and Silvia Penrose Mills.
Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Sunday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Funeral will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, August 13, 2012, at Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials be made to a fund that was established in memory of his grandson, the Hunter Lee Mills Memorial Scholarship Fund at Peoples Bank c/o Heather Clenney, 1120 S. Rock, Sheridan, AR 72150.