JoAnn Mills - McClendon

June 25, 1949 ~ January 25, 2024 (age 74) 74 Years Old

JoAnn Mills - McClendon Obituary

A Time To Be Born

    JoAnn Mills McClendon was born on June 25, 1949 in Treutlen County, Georgia to the late Freeman Jr. and Lois Mills.

A Time To Plant

    JoAnn was educated in the Treutlen Training School, Class of 1967. After high school, she was employed at Oxford Industries for 29 years upon closure of plant. She continued her education at Southeastern Technical College of Vidalia, Georgia in Business Accounting. JoAnn was then employed at the Treutlen Detention Center where she later retired.

A Time To Die


JoAnn received a call from her Heavenly Father on Thursday, January 25, 2024 at Oxley Park Health, and Rehabilitation of Lyons GA. She was surrounded by her loving children and grandchildren. She was proceeded in death by her husband, Freddie Lee McClendon Sr; Siblings: Roger Mills, Sr. Angelia Mills, Sabrina Mills, Willie Mills, Jr., Freddie Mills, Sr. and Freddie McClendon, Jr.

A Time To Weep And Mourn

 She leaves to cherish her daughters: Telisa Mills, Theresa Mills, Amanda (Karnez) Mclendon, Sr. and Kimberly (Vern) Harris; Stepdaughters: Janet Baker and Sharon McClendon;  One son, Corey (Dr. Diedra Baker); Sisters: Patrica (Eugene) Ward of Mt. Vernon, Dr. Darlene Lee of Atlanta GA and Shelia (William) Coney of Soperton; Brother, Varrick Mills of Dublin GA; Sisters in law: Annette Mills, Gwen Mills and Annie Mills all of Soperton, GA;  Fourteen  grandchildren: Juarez, Barry Jr, Shakari, Jekori, Diamond, Ty, Tesja, Tre’jen, TK, Hayla, Kyla, Taylor, Najee and Dallas;  Nine  great grandchildren;  Three  step grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

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January 30, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mt. Zion MB Church - Soperton
1623 M.L.K Jr. Dr
Soperton, GA 30457

Funeral Service
January 31, 2024

11:00 AM
Mt. Zion MB Church - Soperton
1623 M.L.K Jr. Dr
Soperton, GA 30457

January 31, 2024

12:20 PM
Baker's Cemetery
4627 W. Louisiana Ave,
Soperton, GA 30457


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