Kayla Shanae Mills, age 21, of Flat Lick, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2012, in the University of Louisville Hospital. She was born on September 27, 1991, in Knox County, the daughter of Roger Mills and Donna Bingham Mills.
Kayla was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Roger Mills, and her maternal grandparents, Don and Sylvia Bingham. Kayla was a member of the Dewitt Baptist Church and was currently attending Riverside Baptist Church.
Kayla is survived by her father, Roger Mills and his wife Hope, of Gray, and her mother, Donna Mills and her husband Scott, of Flat Lick, her paternal grandmother, Linda Mills, of Gray, and two siblings, Peyton Mills and Summer Mills, both of Gray.
Kayla is also survived by the following aunts and uncles: Shawn Gray, Gary Cooper, Heather Gray, and Donna Cooper all of Scalf, Shirley, Harold, Loudina, Pearl, Finley, Wayne, Geraldine, Stella, Karen and Viola. Kayla also leaves behind the following cousins: Justin and Austin Cooper, Shane Gray, Jessica, Cathleen, Debbie, Jessica, Wendy, Trinity, Kennedy, Stephanie, Stacy, Caleb and Adam. She also leaves behind a host of many other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.
Funeral services for Kayla Mills will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Saturday Jan. 12, at the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church at Bailey Switch with the Rev. Vernon Morris, the Rev. David Daniels, the Rev. Mike Griffiths, the Rev. Jim Bargo, and the Rev. Johnny Fisher officiating.
Burial will follow in the Hammons Cemetery at Flat Lick. Hampton Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.
The family of Kayla Mills will receive friends at the Hampton Funeral Home on Thursday from 6-9 p.m. and on Friday from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. and at the Pleasant Ridge Baptist church on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at 1 p.m.
To the family of Kayla, the staff of the Hampton Funeral Home would like to offer you our heartfelt sympathy during your time of bereavement.