Reverend Franklin Lee Mills, age 65 of Holden Beach, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the Universal Healthcare/Brunswick Nursing Center in Bolvia, NC.
Born in Chadbourn, NC on the thirtieth day of March in 1954, he was the son of the late Robert Mills and Earlene Buffkin Mills. He was also the widower of Ms. Jerlene Mae Hines Mills, who preceded him in 2013.
To cherish his memory, Frankie leaves behind a son, Kenneth Wayne Mills and wife, Greta Swaim Mills of Holden Beach sister, Linda Mills McDowell and husband, Willie McDowell of Ash; step-children, Howard Helms of Lancaster, SC, Larry Dale Helms of Lancaster, SC, Jimmy Lee Helms of Lancaster, SC; four Grandchildren and several Great-Grandchildren.
Final rites will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn, with Reverend Maurice Milligan and Reverend Landis Ray White officiating. Interment will follow in Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Worthington Funeral Home.