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Leonard T. Mills

I am a Veteran.Leonard T. Mills
August 19, 1930 - June 13, 2018

MSG Leonard T. Mills, U.S. Army, Retired, age 87, died on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at Southside Baptist Church in Olney with Andy Graham, pastor, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.

Leonard was born on August 19, 1930, in Jayton, Texas, to the late Leonard Thomas Mills and Nina Julia (Vaughan) Mills. He served his country proudly in the United States Army for over twenty years and retired as Master Sergeant. He was a Green Beret and Special Forces member during both the Korean and Vietnam Conflicts. His military medals and awards include: Good Conduct Medal with 3 Loops, Master Parachute Badge, Three Overseas Service Bars, Vietnam Service Medal with Three Campaign Stars, Army Commendation Medal, Combat Infantrymans Badge (Second Award), Vietnam Campaign Medal with 60 Device, Safe Driving Mechanics Badge with Bar, and the National Defense Service Medal (Second Award). He was employed with AT&T for twenty years until his retirement. Leonard was a longtime resident of Olney, a member of Southside Baptist Church and a member of the NRA. He married Vanda Wright on October 23, 2016 in Olney. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Herman Mills and one sister, Nina May Mills.

Leonard is survived by his wife, Vanda Mills of Olney; one sister, Mollie McMeen and husband Robert of Pilot Point, Texas; two brothers: Tom Mills of Olney and Gerald Mills and wife Helen of Ozark, Missouri; two nephews: Kevin Mills and Robert McMeen; and several cousins.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.lunnfuneralhome.com.