Eileen Mills age 81, 620 North Commerce Street Portland passed away Sunday at IU Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. She was born in Portland July 11, 1934 the daughter of Harold and Juanita (McAbee) Nichols. She was married June 18, 1955 to John W. Mills and he died October 19, 2013. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are four sons Terry Mills (wife Carol) of Indianapolis, Barry Mills of Portland, Wayde Mills (wife Kim) of Portland and Steve Mills (wife Julie) of Portland, step-son Richard Mills (wife Patty) of Marengo, Ohio, step-daughter Connie Osborne (husband Doug) of Mount Gilead, Ohio, one brother Gary Nichols (wife Claudia) of Portland, two sister in laws Deloris Nichols of Portland and Norma Nichols of Bryant, Sixteen grandchildren, thirty great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 2:00 P.M. In the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Joe Hines presiding. Burial will follow in the Salamonia Cemetery. Visitation is Wednesday from 12:00 -2:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to the Jay County Humane Society.