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James Leslie Mills

November 6, 1931 ~ January 24, 2024 (age 92) 92 Years Old
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James Mills Obituary

Mr. James Leslie Mills, age 92, of Louisville, KY, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at the Brandenburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Mr. Mills was born November 6, 1931, the son of James Beckham and Lula Harriet (Greenwell) Mills.  Mr. Mills proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.  He retired from Brandenburg Telephone Company.  Mr. Mills loved the outdoors and especially raising his garden and fishing.

Mr. Mills was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Evelyn Stull; and his brother, Harry Mills.  He is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Norma Regina (Fackler) Mills, his daughter, Leslie Regina Mills; his sister, Joyce Mills Evans; his sister-in-law, Theresa Mills; three special nieces and nephews, Bobby Foushee, Beth Fackler, and Kathy Masterson; and numerous other nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, January 26, 2024, at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, with Rev. Toan Do officiating.  Burial will follow in St. George Cemetery.  Visitation will be held in the church narthex from 10:00 AM until the time of service on Friday.  Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, or to Mass of the Air.

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January 26, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. John the Apostle Catholic Church

Mass of Christian Burial
January 26, 2024

11:00 AM
St. John the Apostle Catholic Church


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

Mass of the Air
1200 South Shelby Street, Louisville KY 40203


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