Ruby Wanda Mills
Ruby Wanda Mills, 82, of Benton, died June 24, 2013, at Saline Memorial Hospice House in Bryant. She was born Sept. 4, 1930, in Stanton, Texas, to the late George Rogers and Afton Ida Alderman. Mrs. Mills was a member of the River Street Church of Christ and a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 50 years, George W. Mills, and one brother, Tonley Alderman.
She is survived by her children, Dwayne Mills and wife Beverly of Sheridan; Delayne Rushing and husband Mike of Benton; one sister, Connie Walker of Cleveland, Tenn.; grandchildren, Eric Rushing and wife Tara, Christie Griffin, Amanda Heird and husband David, Joanna Osgood and husband Shawn; great-grandchildren, Emily Rushing, Ethan Rushing, Brittany Griffin, Garrett Griffin, Karson Osgood, Madalynn Heird, and Stella Osgood; and many other relatives and friends.
Graveside service is scheduled for 9 a. m. Friday, June 28, at Mt. Harmony Cemetery in Haskell with Minister Dennis Gage officiating.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 26, at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home in Benton.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard
Family comments: The family would like to express their thanks to the staffs at Saline Memorial Hospice House and Fox Ridge for their loving care of Mrs. Mills.