Jerry James Mills, 53, of Richwood, Texas, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Brazos Port Regional Health Center in Lake Jackson, Texas.

He was born Jan. 18, 1960, in Chillicothe, Mo., the first son of James E. Mills and Judy (Boude) Mills.

He is survived by his parents of Big Spring, Texas; a son, Thomas James (T.J.) Mills, Angleton, Texas; a brother, Jay (Anita) Mills, Plummer, Idaho; two sisters, Julie Williams, Angleton, Texas, and Janet (Joe) Dugger, Angleton, Texas; nieces and nephews; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, mostly from this area.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Thomas Mills and Goldie Mills Silvey, Simon and Hazel Boude.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Angleton Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to Jim and Judy Mills, P.O. Box 2564, Big Spring, TX 79721.

Arrangements are under the direction of Palms Funeral Home.