Mildred E. Thrailkill, 91, passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at the Rohr Nursing Home in Bartow of heart failure.
Born Aug. 2, 1922, in Alexander City, Ala., Mrs.Thrailkill was a resident of Bartow for 75 years, moving from Plant City. She was employed with Lake Garfield Citrus Co-op for more than 33 years.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lake Garfield, in which she was very active for many years.
Mrs. Thrailkill was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Charles W. Thrailkill.
She is survived by son, Charles W. “Sonny” Thrailkill and wife, Rhonda, Bartow; daughter, Linda Sherrer and husband, Red, Bartow; sister, Marie Williams, Plant City; three grandchildren, Jillian Thrailkill, Michael and Scott Sherrer; five great-grandchildren, Hunter, Payten, Katie, Cody and Sarah.
Family will receive friends 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home, Bartow.
Funeral service is 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Lake Garfield.
Condolences to family at www.whiddenmcleanfuneralhome.com.
Whidden-McLean Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.