STEPHENVILLE—Funeral services for Leslie Lee Mills, 65, of Oran, Texas, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 16, at the Cowboy Church of Erath County with Jay Mills and Kenneth Mills officiating. Burial will follow at Johnsville Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. this evening at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Leslie was born in Stephenville to Vernon and Marilyn Giesecke Mills. He married Alice Kay Cornelius on Jan. 22, 1969 in Mexico. 

Leslie served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of the Southside Church of Christ in Mineral Wells and had resided in Oran since 1982. Leslie was a heavy equipment operator/superintendent.

Survivors include his wife, Kay; daughters, Shirley McEwen of Azle, Melinda Wells of Azle, and Mary and husband Caleb Self of Weatherford; grandchildren, Jacob, Justin, Kaleb, Tyler, Raiden and Carson; mother, Marilyn Mills Ewers of Stephenville; brothers, Jerry and wife Laverne Mills of Johnsville, Jay and wife Debbie Mills of Stephenville, Randy and wife Sharon Mills of Hamilton, and Kenneth and wife Donna Mills of Johnsville; sister, Linda and husband Charles Fulton of Johnsville; and several nieces and nephews.

Leslie was preceded in death by his father, Vernon Mills in 1992.

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