Priscilla Lynn Scott Mills
November 14, 1941 -
August 27, 2020

Visitation

August 29, 2020
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Service 

August 29, 2020
2:00 PM

Interment

Obituary

Funeral Service for Mrs. Priscilla Lynn Scott Mills, age 78 will be conducted Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 2:00pm at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Black and David Mills officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Mills was born on November 14, 1941 to the late David Wilson and Margie Lillian Bagley Scott in Lincoln County, TN. Priscilla passed away on August 27, 2020 at Vanderbilt Medical Center surrounded by her loved ones. Priscilla was a class of 1959 graduate of Central High School and a faithful member of the Washington Street Church of Christ. She was a bookkeeper for Fayetteville Gas System and FPU until her retirement. Priscilla enjoyed Sunday lunches with her family and everyone was welcome to put their feet under her table.

Priscilla is survived by her loving husband of sixty-one years, Dan R. Mills; sons, Daryl (Carrie) Mills of Petersburg and David (Nancy) Mills of Fayetteville; daughter, Dana (Daniel) Eldridge of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Candice Mills (J.J.) Kennard, Cortney Mills (Daniel) McCormick, Katherine (Ben) Whisenant, Jared (Katie) Mills, Reagan Eldridge, Joshua Mills, Ryan Eldridge, Will Eldridge, Carlee Grace Mills, and Callie Eldridge; great-grandchildren, Reese McCormick, E.J. Kennard, Lila Kennard, and Livi Kate McCormick; and sister Mary Scott Farrar. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Judy Scott Dickey.

Visitation with the family will be Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 12pm to 2pm at Higgins Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Riverside Christian Academy, 116 Riverside Lane, Fayetteville,TN 37334.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Priscilla Lynn Scott Mills.

In accordance with State of Tennessee Executive Order issued by Governor Bill Lee, social gatherings are limited to no more than 50 participants. For your safety we recommend face coverings, 6 feet social distancing, practicing good hygiene, and remaining home if you feel sick. The family invites you toshare memories at higginsfh.com.

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30 Comments

  1. Michael W. Landers

    I was so sorry to hear that my coworker Priscilla Mills had went to sleep. God Bless Dan & the family. She will be missed. Again Gods Blessing on you all from the Landers Family. Michael. Patty. Carlisha. Kiara . Sebrinia.

    Reply
  2. Tracey A Smith

    I worked at the gas system several years with Ms. Priscilla. It was such a pleasure to work with such an awesome lady.

    Reply
  3. Terry Lewter

    To the Mills family! My deepest condolences to you and your family and friends! My mother Mary Renfro Lewter grew up with Mrs Mills and she always reminisced about the younger days My Granddad and Mr Dan we’re friends through the years. NJ (Pint) Renfro. I’ve heard all nice things about Mrs Mills and what a nice lady she was. I also remember her working at the electric Company and the gas co. May God be with you all during this difficult time! God Bless

    Reply
  4. Wanda Jennings Preston

    Mary, I certainly hated to hear about your sweet sister’s passing. She was a lovely lady in every way.

    Reply
  5. Phillip D Mitchell

    To all my Mills family: May God comfort you during this time of grieving. Priscilla was one grand lady and our family has lost a very special princess.

    Reply
  6. Rhonda Honey Wilbanks

    So sorry to hear about the loss of Mrs. Priscilla. I know you miss her and her beautiful smile…may you all find comfort in your wonderful memories…

    Reply
  7. Bobbie and Bill Queen

    Hun and I are so sorry for your loss of Priscilla. Y’all will be in our prayers as you go through the period of grief for your loss. Dan, I am so happy that we had the time with her at the annual Cotton Mill Reunion. We love all of you. Bobbie and Bill

    Reply
  8. Ann Claborn

    Our Class of ’59 has certainly lost an angel. Priscilla was always so sweet and kind to everyone. I loved her gentle demeanor and her beautiful Christian spirit. My sympathy and prayers for her family.

    Reply
  9. Allison Heffington

    A beautiful lady inside and out! She always was smiling when I saw her. I have loved her and her family since I was in the fourth grade. She shall be missed by all.

    Reply
  10. Tommy and Jane Graham

    Darryl, Carrie and Carlee: Please know that each of you and your family are in our prayers. Your mother was a wonderful lady.

    Reply
  11. Gary Thompson

    Dan and family. Priscilla was a sweet lady and as I remember, a sweet young girl during my younger days at Washington Street. Just know that you and the family will be in our thoughts and prayers. Gary & Jo Ann Thompson

    Reply
  12. Rexine Pigg

    Dan & family, we send our deepest sympathy to you. In Christian love, Rexine & Jock

    Reply
  13. Friends at Mcburg First Baptist

    So sorry for your loss

    Reply
  14. Ronnie Stevenson

    Condolences and prayers to the family , sorry for your loss from the Stevenson family

    Reply
  15. Anthony & Kay Honey

    We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort.

    Reply
  16. Kay Fowler

    Although I did not see my first cousin, Priscilla, in our later years, I remember with fond memories our younger days together in Fayetteville and later in Tullahoma TN. I am really sorry to hear about her passing

    Reply
  17. Gary and Brenda Badenhop

    We send our thoughts and sympathy to you all.

    Reply
  18. Brenda Edwards

    Dan and family I am so sorry for your loss. I loved her dearly. I remember growing up with her, she was always a beautiful and kind person.

    Reply
  19. Cary B Sullivan

    To the family of this sweet lady.
    My daddy Sam Bagley, was a man of few words. But he never failed to remind us just how nice Ms. Prisalla was. He worked close with her while she was at Fayetteville Gas System and he was in insurance business. We all agreed with how kind she was. She will be missed.

    Reply
  20. Rachel Storey

    Dan & Family,
    So sorry, May God wrap his loving arms around you at this time of loss.

    Reply
  21. Peggy Towry

    So sorry for your loss. She was a special lady.

    Reply
  22. Harold and Lana Pirtle

    Priscilla was a beautiful Christian lady. Deepest condolences to her precious family.

    Reply
  23. Millie Smith

    My deepest sympathies to Priscilla’s family….she was a wonderful Christian lady. I will miss seeing her in church every Sunday but I know she is in her heavenly home.

    Reply
  24. NANCY WASHBURN

    Dan and family.I am so sorry for your loss , you have my deepest sympathy.

    Reply
  25. NANCY WASHBURN

    Dan and family,I am so sorry for your loss,you have my deepest sympathy.

    Reply
  26. Ronnie and Eloise Hudgins

    To all the family. Priscilla was such a sweet Christian lady. While y’all are missing her, you have the knowledge that she went Home . You are in our thoughts and prayers

    Reply
  27. Angie sharp

    Prayers for her family

    Reply
  28. Pam Beverly-Gray

    So sorry for your loss. Priscilla was a wonderful person.

    Reply
  29. Brother John Sanders

    Condolences and love from the Dellrose United Methodist Church. May you be upheld by the love of Christ in your memories.

    Reply
  30. Gay Parsley

    So very sorry to hear about loss of sweet Priscilla, my prayers to all her family for comfort and peace during such a difficult time.

    Reply

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30 Comments

  1. Michael W. Landers

    I was so sorry to hear that my coworker Priscilla Mills had went to sleep. God Bless Dan & the family. She will be missed. Again Gods Blessing on you all from the Landers Family. Michael. Patty. Carlisha. Kiara . Sebrinia.

    Reply
  2. Tracey A Smith

    I worked at the gas system several years with Ms. Priscilla. It was such a pleasure to work with such an awesome lady.

    Reply
  3. Terry Lewter

    To the Mills family! My deepest condolences to you and your family and friends! My mother Mary Renfro Lewter grew up with Mrs Mills and she always reminisced about the younger days My Granddad and Mr Dan we’re friends through the years. NJ (Pint) Renfro. I’ve heard all nice things about Mrs Mills and what a nice lady she was. I also remember her working at the electric Company and the gas co. May God be with you all during this difficult time! God Bless

    Reply
  4. Wanda Jennings Preston

    Mary, I certainly hated to hear about your sweet sister’s passing. She was a lovely lady in every way.

    Reply
  5. Phillip D Mitchell

    To all my Mills family: May God comfort you during this time of grieving. Priscilla was one grand lady and our family has lost a very special princess.

    Reply
  6. Rhonda Honey Wilbanks

    So sorry to hear about the loss of Mrs. Priscilla. I know you miss her and her beautiful smile…may you all find comfort in your wonderful memories…

    Reply
  7. Bobbie and Bill Queen

    Hun and I are so sorry for your loss of Priscilla. Y’all will be in our prayers as you go through the period of grief for your loss. Dan, I am so happy that we had the time with her at the annual Cotton Mill Reunion. We love all of you. Bobbie and Bill

    Reply
  8. Ann Claborn

    Our Class of ’59 has certainly lost an angel. Priscilla was always so sweet and kind to everyone. I loved her gentle demeanor and her beautiful Christian spirit. My sympathy and prayers for her family.

    Reply
  9. Allison Heffington

    A beautiful lady inside and out! She always was smiling when I saw her. I have loved her and her family since I was in the fourth grade. She shall be missed by all.

    Reply
  10. Tommy and Jane Graham

    Darryl, Carrie and Carlee: Please know that each of you and your family are in our prayers. Your mother was a wonderful lady.

    Reply
  11. Gary Thompson

    Dan and family. Priscilla was a sweet lady and as I remember, a sweet young girl during my younger days at Washington Street. Just know that you and the family will be in our thoughts and prayers. Gary & Jo Ann Thompson

    Reply
  12. Rexine Pigg

    Dan & family, we send our deepest sympathy to you. In Christian love, Rexine & Jock

    Reply
  13. Friends at Mcburg First Baptist

    So sorry for your loss

    Reply
  14. Ronnie Stevenson

    Condolences and prayers to the family , sorry for your loss from the Stevenson family

    Reply
  15. Anthony & Kay Honey

    We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort.

    Reply
  16. Kay Fowler

    Although I did not see my first cousin, Priscilla, in our later years, I remember with fond memories our younger days together in Fayetteville and later in Tullahoma TN. I am really sorry to hear about her passing

    Reply
  17. Gary and Brenda Badenhop

    We send our thoughts and sympathy to you all.

    Reply
  18. Brenda Edwards

    Dan and family I am so sorry for your loss. I loved her dearly. I remember growing up with her, she was always a beautiful and kind person.

    Reply
  19. Cary B Sullivan

    To the family of this sweet lady.
    My daddy Sam Bagley, was a man of few words. But he never failed to remind us just how nice Ms. Prisalla was. He worked close with her while she was at Fayetteville Gas System and he was in insurance business. We all agreed with how kind she was. She will be missed.

    Reply
  20. Rachel Storey

    Dan & Family,
    So sorry, May God wrap his loving arms around you at this time of loss.

    Reply
  21. Peggy Towry

    So sorry for your loss. She was a special lady.

    Reply
  22. Harold and Lana Pirtle

    Priscilla was a beautiful Christian lady. Deepest condolences to her precious family.

    Reply
  23. Millie Smith

    My deepest sympathies to Priscilla’s family….she was a wonderful Christian lady. I will miss seeing her in church every Sunday but I know she is in her heavenly home.

    Reply
  24. NANCY WASHBURN

    Dan and family.I am so sorry for your loss , you have my deepest sympathy.

    Reply
  25. NANCY WASHBURN

    Dan and family,I am so sorry for your loss,you have my deepest sympathy.

    Reply
  26. Ronnie and Eloise Hudgins

    To all the family. Priscilla was such a sweet Christian lady. While y’all are missing her, you have the knowledge that she went Home . You are in our thoughts and prayers

    Reply
  27. Angie sharp

    Prayers for her family

    Reply
  28. Pam Beverly-Gray

    So sorry for your loss. Priscilla was a wonderful person.

    Reply
  29. Brother John Sanders

    Condolences and love from the Dellrose United Methodist Church. May you be upheld by the love of Christ in your memories.

    Reply
  30. Gay Parsley

    So very sorry to hear about loss of sweet Priscilla, my prayers to all her family for comfort and peace during such a difficult time.

    Reply

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