Leslie Paul Mills (89) of St. Elmo


Published on January 1 2014 4:47 pm

Leslie Paul Mills, 89 of St. Elmo, passed away at 10:10 a.m. Wednesday, January 01, 2014 at his residence in rural St. Elmo, IL.

CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER: Due to weather conditions today, Leslie Mills' funeral services have again been postponed until Tuesday, January 7. Visitation will be 11:00 a.m. to 1:00p.m. and funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. at C&A Pagel Funeral Home in St. Elmo.

Memorials may be made to the family.

He was born on January 28, 1925 in St. Elmo, IL., son of Frank M. and Nettie O. (Kline) Mills. He was married to Amanda E. Carner on December 9, 1948 in Henderson, KY. and she survives.

Leslie was an oil field supervisor for Halliburton Services for several years and was a staff Sargent in the Air force during WWII.

He is survived by his wife; three sons, Dennis Mills (wife Kathy) of Delaware, OH., Douglas Mills (wife Nancy) of Flora, IL., Rick Mills (wife Kelli) of St. Elmo, IL.; one brother, Meredith Mills (wife Donna) of Florida; sister-n-law, Mary Mills of Bradford, PA; eight grandchildren; seven great grandchildren and one great grandchild on the way.

He was proceeded in death by his parents; three brothers, Edward Mills, Fred Mills, and Harold Mills; one sister, Janie Davis.