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Carl D. Mills

June 5, 1929 ~ June 25, 2022 (age 93)


Mr. Carl D. Mills, born June 5, 1929, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, June 25, 2022.

He was a former member of the Woodmore Church of God for many years and was currently a member of the North Cleveland Church of God since 1978 where he was a member of the Unity Sunday School Class. He was the son of the late William Paul Mills and Agnes L. Mills. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Willard (Billy) Mills and Donald L. Mills.

Carl proudly served in the United States Navy. He retired from Combustion Engineering after forty-four years as Manager of Purchasing and Administrative Services at the Stainless Steel Manufacturing Plant.

He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Mills for sixty years; brother, Jimmy Mills; children, Deborah (Howard) Yoshida, Dr. Duane (Karen) Mills, Marla (Dave) McAfee, Nicol (Chris) Crawley, Stanley Mills, and Debra Beard; ten grandsons; three granddaughters; seven great-grandsons; and four great-granddaughters.

Graveside and interment services will be held Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at 12:30 P.M., Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 10:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M. at Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Chapel.

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In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Chapel.




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June 28, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home Parlor
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN

Graveside Service
June 28, 2022

12:30 PM
Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, TN

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