Mr. Raleigh Wayne Mills, 74 of Hazlehurst, passed away Oct. 5 at his residence under the care of Georgia Hospice.
Mr. Mills was born Sept. 4, 1945, in Baxley to the late Richard Mills and the late Lennie Altman Mills. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and was retired from the United States Post Office. Mr. Mills was a member of Graham United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Mills.
Survivors include sons, Raleigh Wayne Mills Jr. (April & Will) of Baxley and Jonathan Mills of Hazlehurst; partner of 21 years, Cathy Linebarger of Hazlehurst and her children, Tara Linebarger of Hazlehurst and Rodney Linebarger of Carrollton; sister, Annette Richards, of Atlanta; brothers, James Mills and Vann Mills, both of Baxley; grandson, Kade Mills and granddaughter Marleigh Mills, both of Hazlehurst.
Services were held Oct. 7 in the chapel of Swain Funeral Home. The Rev. Brian Brazzell and the Rev. Ricky Mills officiated.
Active pallbearers were Patrick White, Glenn Yawn, Vann Mills Jr., Ricky Mills, Andy Newsome and Jimmy Curry.
Interment was in Corinth Cemetery.
Swain Funeral Home was in charge.