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Luther Lindbergh Mills

January 20, 1930 March 21, 2020
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Obituary for Luther Lindbergh Mills

Luther Lindbergh Mills, 90, passed away on March 21, 2020.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday March 24th at 2:00 pm in the Willis Cemetery, officiated by Rev. Kevin Jackson, with Masonic Rites to follow.

Lindbergh was born on January 20, 1930 in Craven Co., to the late Luther and Fannie Mills. He retired from Cherry Point in 1987. He was a member of Macedonia FWB Church. Lindbergh loved his church and served in many capacities as long as his health allowed. He was a lifetime member of the Vanceboro Masonic lodge, member of the Scottish Rite and a Sudan Shriner.

Lindbergh married Lucille Gaskins and together they raised their family.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Elmer Earl Mills and a sister, Sally Frances Lopez.

Lindbergh is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Lucille Gaskins Mills; three children, Greg Mills and wife, Diane, Linda Russell and husband, Roger and Teresa Barnes and husband, Glenn; five grandchildren, Roger Glenn Russell and wife, Leigh, Darryl Russell and wife, Laura, Brandon Feller and wife, Dana,Blake Feller and Amy Weaver and husband, Jeff; as well as eight great grandchildren.

The family will not have a time of formal visitation, but those wishing to pay their respects may do so Monday from 1 to 5 PM at Wilkerson Funeral Home in Vanceboro.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, C/O Sudan Temple, 403 E. Front Street, New Bern, NC 28560.

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1:00 PM 3/23/2020 1:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 3/23/2020 5:00:00 PM
Wilkerson Funeral Home - Vanceboro

608 Farm Life Avenue
Vanceboro, NC 28586

Wilkerson Funeral Home - Vanceboro
608 Farm Life Avenue Vanceboro 28586 NC
United States





2:00 PM 3/24/2020 2:00:00 PM
Willis Cemetery

Willis Neck, NC 55555

Willis Cemetery
555 Willis Neck 55555 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Willis Cemetery Final Resting Place

Willis Neck, NC 55555

555 Willis Neck 55555 NC
United States

Memorial Contribution

Shriners Hospitals for Children, C/O Sudan Temple

403 E. Front Street
New Bern, NC 28560

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