Bobby Junior Mills, 87, of Wister Oklahoma, passed away unexpectedly September 13, 2019 while visiting his family in Cloverdale California. He was born July 17th,1932 in Wister Oklahoma. Bobby moved to California when he was 18 years old and worked in the lumber industry for over 60 years. He married the love of his life, Linda Eckles, on March 30th 1984. They moved back to Oklahoma in 1990 and in addition to working in the sawmills he also worked as chicken caretaker for many years. Bobby was a wonderful, hardworking man, who would give the shirt off his back if you were ever in need, even if he didn't have it to give he would always find a way. He will be missed tremendously.
Bobby is survived by his wife of 35 years Linda, son Bob Mills (Charlene), Johnny Mills (Lisa), Debbie Huls (Roscoe), Terry Mariani, and Brian Mariani (Deb); grandchildren Angela Ulloa (Alvaro), Michelle Lemos (Joe), Michael Barnes, Candace Ackerman, Jennifer Wilson (Travis), Alisha Gabriel (Rodney), Kara Mills (Steve), Stacey Gabriel (Jose), Bobby Huls (Sara), Nicholas Mariani, Nathan Mariani, Anthony Mariani, Dezareé Rebottaro and Jacob Mills; 21 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his father Albert Mills, mother Maude Mills, daughter Caroline, daughter Marilyn and grandson Randy Huls.
A celebration of life will be held for his California friends and family at Parkside Christian Chapel, 553 W Second Street in Cloverdale on Sunday September 22 at 3:00pm. Services will be set for his Oklahoma friends and family in the near future.