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“So very sorry to hear about Hortons passing ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Mark Tolley - Charlotte, NC

“I worked with Horton over the years at TD Bank. She was the nicest person to speak with. Her sincerity and passion was above and beyond. I/we will...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Ellen Bisson - Boston, MA

“Though I only knew Horton for a brief time back in our college days,the few memories I have of her then are treasures. Whether at the State Fair...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Dan Oliva - West Columbia, SC

“Dear Mrs. Mills, Andy, Michael, Lee and family, So very sorry to learn of Horton's passing. I remember her sweet personality and beautiful smile...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Allison (Grisso) and Dan Costarene - CT

“I will miss my beautiful friend and co-worker. What a breath of fresh air Horton was! She was one of the kindest,most thoughtful, caring and...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Marjorie Swofford - SC - Coworker

“Sara, Andy, Lee and Michael-Reading about Horton brought back so many fond memories of our two Families. Y'all are in my thoughts and prayers. May...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Pat Watson - Columbia, SC

“Very sad to hear of Horton's passing. Many fond memories from The Cup and just getting together. Horton was always a delight to be around. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Vicki Funderburk - Columbia, SC

“We are very shocked by this and send our thoughts and prayers to all. We will always have many great and fun memories of Horton and all the Mills...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Dolly and John Berg - Dayton, MD

“Our hearts are full of sadness . Sincere condolences to our niece and nephews and Sara. We have such fond memories and pictures to help ease this...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn and Don Whetstone - WV


Sara Horton Mills, 58, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The family will receive friends Sunday in J. HENRY STUHR, INC. DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, 232 Calhoun Street from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Her Funeral Service will be held Monday, July 23, 2018 in St. John's Lutheran Church, 5 Clifford Street at 11:00 a.m. Interment following will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Conway, SC at 3:30 p.m.

Born December 20th in Spartanburg, South Carolina, she was the daughter of Mrs. Sara Dukes Mills of Columbia and the late Mr. Harvey Augustus Mills. She was the granddaughter of the late Honorable John Harpin Dukes and Mrs. Eugenia Andersen Dukes, as well the late Mr. Lewis Francis Mills and Mrs. Annie Mills. Ms. Mills was predeceased by Mr. H. Ron Burgess. She was a graduate of Irmo High School and the University of South Carolina. Ms. Mills was a Vice President with TD Bank in Charleston. She had a very successful career in banking and was honored as one of the most outstanding young business women in America. Ms. Mills was a member of the United Methodist Church, as well as the ASPCA.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her brothers, Mr. John Andersen Mills (Eleanor) of Apex, NC and Mr. Michael Stuart Mills of Columbia, and a sister Mrs. Lee Mills Finney (Charles) of Boca Raton, FL. She is also survived by her nieces, Ms. Barbara Elizabeth Mills, Dr. Sara Chandler Finney Inabinet (Walker), and Miss Colin Elizabeth Finney, and a nephew, Mr. John Stuart Mills (Cara).

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Charleston Animal Society, 2455 Remount Road, North Charleston, SC 29406.