Lawrence Clifton "Skipper" Mills, 68, of West Burlington, died at 12:05 PM Thursday, January 26, 2017, at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington.
Born January 15, 1949, in LaPorte, IN, he was the son of Clifton and Henrietta Phillips Mills. On May 1, 1992, he married Annia "Ruth" Fainter in Bentonville, AR.
He worked as a stocker in a grocery store.
He was of the Catholic faith.
Skipper like to read history books, go fishing, watch war movies, westerns and detective stories.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth of West Burlington; two step-daughters, Shenia Harrison and Trenia Tooley and one step-son, Bobby Evans.
Skipper is preceded in death by his parents and his siblings.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh~Thielen Crematory.
There will be no visitation or services.
A service summary is not available