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Doyle Mills

May 26, 1939 — December 2, 2022

Doyle Mills peacefully passed away in his sleep in the early morning hours of December 2, 2022 at his home in Show Low, Arizona.  His wife of 60 years, Cheryl Mills was at his side.

Doyle was born in Show Low on May 26, 1939 to Eph and Nell Penrod Mills. He was a fourth generation native son of Show Low.  He lived his entire life in Show Low except for a few years when he studied accounting at Arizona State University.  After returning to Show Low, he met Cheryl Holliday and they married in 1962.   Doyle is survived by her as well as their son, Barry Mills, and son-in-law Marco Ramirez of San Diego, California, son Ryan Mills of Phoenix, daughter Marcie Hall of Taylor, son Bowen Mills and daughter-in-law Bonnie Carpenter of Phoenix, and daughter-in-law Kim Mills of Phoenix.  Doyle was predeceased by his son Bill Mills.

Doyle is also survived by his grandchildren, Morgan Mills, Jordan Mills, Jayme Crowther, Clayton Mills, Chancellor Mills, Collin Mills, Carson Hall and Dillon Mills, as well as his great-grandchildren Dallas Hancock, Harper Hancock, Brody Crowther, William Mills and Cordell Mills.  He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Kathy and Jack Tippets of Show Low and brother and sister-in-law, Drexel and LoRee Mills of Snowflake; as well as many nieces and nephews.

The public visitation will be from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Friday, December 9, 2022, at Owens Livingston Mortuary - White Mountain Chapel, 320 N. 9th Street in Show Low, Arizona. The graveside service will begin, promptly, 11:00 A.M., Saturday, December 10, 2022, at the Show Low Cemetery 300 E. Adams in Show Low.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, December 9, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Mountain (no DST) time)

Owens Livingston Mortuary- White Mountain Chapel

320 North 9th Street, Show Low, AZ 85901

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Graveside Service

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain (no DST) time)

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