MILLS, Judy A. – Courtesy Announcement

Mrs. Judy A. Mills, 73, of Gray, passed away on Tuesday morning, October 15, 2019 at the Hillcrest Health and Rehabilitation in Corbin.

Born in Knox County, Judy was the daughter of the late Jakie Elliott Jr. and Linnie Wyatt Elliott. She had worked at CTA and was a member of Rossland Holiness Church. She loved her grandchildren and cooking for her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Mills; brothers, Ronald Lee Elliott and Leonard Wayne Elliott and a sister, Louise Terrell.

She is survived by her son, Ricky Mills (Tracy) of Gray; daughters, Debbie Hollingsworth (Ronnie) of Gray, Diana Metzger (Brian) of Corbin, and Janie O’Kuma (Johnathan) of Gray; grandchildren, Ronnie “Pete” Hollingsworth Jr., Josh Hollingsworth (Jillian), Travis Hammons (Amanda), Nick Mills (Hilary), Saxon O’Kuma (Allyson), Jacob Metzger (Katie), Noah Metzger, Madison O’Kuma, Bailee O’Kuma, Rylynn Hall and Raegan Hall; 10 great-grandchildren and by numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends to mourn her passing.

Her funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, October 18 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Rev. Kenny Johnson, Rev. Claude Medlin and Mike Goforth officiating. Burial will be in the Gray Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-9:00 P.M. on Thursday at the funeral home.

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This is a courtesy announcement from the Knox Funeral Home.