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April 2, 2013
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Obituary: Callie Louise Mills

March 9, 1928 - March 31, 2013

Callie Louise Mills, who always went by Louise, 85, died March 31st, 2013. Louise was born to James Emmett Clayton and Callie Elizabeth Harrigan Clayton on March 8, 1928. Her mother died during the childbirth, so she was raised by her Aunt, Cora Harrigan Sanford Harmon. She married Robin E. Mills, Jr. on January 19, 1947, and bore him three boys. In addition to being the wife of a life-long angus cattle rancher, she also worked as an operator for the Churchill County Telephone Company for 24 years. She loved her Dobermans.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her foster mother, and her son, Ronald Ray Mills. She is survived by her sons, Robin E. Mills, III (Jamie), of Oregon and Randy C. Mills (Kathy) of Fallon; grandchildren Rachel (Eddie) Pequeno of Fallon, and Ryan Mills, of Carson City, who were born of the marriage of Ronald Ray Mills and Dianna Hoffmann; grandchildren, Michelle Mason of Arizona, Michael (Joelle) Mills, Jessica (Dustin) Prinz, and Bobbie Mills, all of Fallon, and great-grandchildren, Alyscia Mason of Arizona, Kyra Mills of Dayton, Shiloh Pequeno, Allee Ray and Ash Mills and Peyton and Dakota Prinz, all of Fallon.

Private graveside services will be held. The family wishes contributions be made to the Newlands Water Protective Association to help keep the valley green.

Arrangements are under the direction of The Gardens Funeral Home, 2949 Austin Highway, Fallon, NV 775-423-8928.

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 2, 2013 05:46PM Published Apr 2, 2013 05:46PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.