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Sarah Lorell Mills, 75

Sarah Lorell Mills, 75, of McMinnville, died Thursday, Nov. 30, at her residence. She was born April 20, 1942, in Baxter, worked alongside her husband Loyd at their Pyramid Nursery Company, was a member of Pioneer Community Church, and was preceded in death by her parents Tom and Lucille Ford Loftis, her sister Carolyn Loftis, and a brother Durell Loftis.
Survivors include her husband Loyd Mills, daughters Vicky Mills Shirley and husband Gary, Sherry Mills Preston and husband Jimmy, and Kathy Mills Hollandsworth and husband Jeff, grandchildren Taelor Anderson, Logan Shirley, Jenna Parker, Erica Preston, Blake Preston, Landon Hollandsworth, and Mason Hollandsworth, great-grandchildren Hank Anderson and Brantley Flowers, sister Teresa Browning and husband Terry, and brothers Mack Loftis and wife Vickie and Ricky Loftis.
Visitation will be Saturday, Dec. 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. with a Homegoing Celebration to begin at 3 p.m. at Pioneer Community Church, 1707 Yager Road, McMinnville 37110. Online condolences may be made at
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 1, 2017