Janet K. Mills, 71, of Punta Gorda, Fla., and formerly of Greenup, Ill., passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Punta Gorda.
She was born June 24, 1942, in Mattoon, Ill., to William and Pauline (nee Strater) Beaumont.
Janet was a truck driver for 22 years. She was member of Salem United Methodist Church, Cleveland United Methodist Church in Punta Gorda, the DAR of Charlotte County, Fla., and the Greenup VFW and American Legion Women’s Auxiliary.
Jane is survived by her children, Wes Mills and Sandy (John) Willetts; stepsons, Wayne Swim and Roger Swim; sister, Karen (Dale) Best of Tuscola, Ill.; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and best friend and lover, Gene Swim.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup. Burial will be at Greenup Cemetery. Memorials can be made, in lieu of flowers, to Breast Cancer research, or to the Cleveland and Salem United Methodist Churches. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com.