PARK HILLS — Cletus H. Mills, of Park Hills, was born November 26, 1925, in Esther, Missouri. He passed away Saturday October 2 at the Country Meadows Nursing Center in Park Hills being 78 years of age. Son of the late Troy B. and Sylvia (Kennon) Mills.
Surviving are his wife, Wanda (Moore) Mills of Park Hills. Three sons, Richard Mills of Park Hills, Terry Mills and wife Pam of Leadington and Gary Mills and wife Judy of Desloge; nine grandchildren, Lance and wife Kim, Mark and wife Julie, T.J., Nicholas, Adreona, Dustin, Kody, J.T. and Jordan; three great-grandchildren, Jesse, Sarah and McKinzie; one niece, Judy; several cousins; one aunt, Blanche McWilliams.
Cletus was an Army WWII veteran and served in the Second Engineers, Company B, 2nd Division in the European, African, and Middle Eastern campaign.
He was a member of the First Freewill Baptist Church in Park Hills, and, before retirement, served as superintendent for Lead Belt Materials in Park Hills.
Visitation will be 4 p.m. Sunday at the Caldwell Memorial Chapel in Park Hills. Services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at the Caldwell Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jack Burns officiating. Interment with full military honors will follow at the Oddfellows Cemetery in Park Hills.