Courtney M. Mills, 82

JUNE 6, 1930-JULY 24, 2012

July 24, 2012
  • Courtney M. Mills
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Courtney Meade Mills, 82, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born Friday, June 6, 1930, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Herman L. Mills and the late Alice Bricker Mills. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Peggy A. Mills, in 2003.

Courtney graduated from Hagerstown High School in 1949. He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army. Following his father and uncle, he was the president of H.L. Mills Inc., until his retirement. He was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church.

He is survived by his second wife of four years, Julia Agnes Mills; and a cousin, Frank Bowman of Hagerstown.

Services will be held Thursday, July 26, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, with the Rev. Wilson A. Shearer officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, July 25, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Interment will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, P.O. Box 423, Hagerstown, MD 21741.

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