William B. “Bill” Mills, age 78, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, in Wichita Falls, Texas. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m., Saturday July 5, 2014, at Restland Cemetery in Olney, Texas, with Scotte Clark of Olney, officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.
Bill was born on July 22, 1935, in Olney, Texas, to the late Burrel and Oneta (Hardy) Mills. He served in the United States Army. He married Colleen Clifton on Oct. 7, 1960, in Olney, Texas. Bill was the third generation of ranchers and farmers on the Mills Ranch founded in 1874 in Baylor County. He graduated from Megargel High School. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Bill is survived by his wife, Colleen Mills, of Olney; one sister, Patsy Mills Anderson and husband, W.J., of San Antonio, Texas; his beloved dog, Annie; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family visitation was held from 9-10 a.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014, at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lunnfuneralhome.com.