Sally Lou Mills was born on September 14, 1949 in Hudson, Mississippi, and departed this life on June 16, 2010.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jim and Evelyn Nichols; one niece, Kimberly Mills; and two brothers, John Mills and Roger Mills.
She is survived by her wonderful and loving husband, Henry Welch; one sister, Marjie Dihel; six children, Bo Sweatt and wife Kathy of Vanzant, Missouri, Elizabeth Carpenter of Springfield, Missouri, and Janita Cisco, Tony Sweatt and wife Rochelle, and Daniel Sweatt and wife Kathleen, all of Cabool, Missouri, and Evelyn Sutton and husband Frank II of Omaha, Nebraska; 19 grandchildren, Koby Adamson and wife Katelyn, Kimberly Sweatt and fiancé Jacob Hadley, Donovan Sweatt, Andrew Sweatt, Anthony Sweatt, Alisalynn Sweatt, Zachary Sweatt, Clayton Cisco, Dillon Cisco, Shannon Barnett, Melanie Jaques, Crystal Primm, Justin Elliott, Jessi Wilson, Jacki Carpenter, Audrienna Sutton, Frank Sutton III, and Mikayla Lodrique; two great-grandchildren, Klair Adamson and Trece Hadley; two nephews, Charles Dihel II and Chance Mills; one niece, Stephanie Lindsey; two great-nephews, Michael Dihel and Mason Mills; one great-niece, Oakley Dihel; her dog, Samson Welch, a.k.a. “Little Man”; and many others who knew and loved her.
Mrs. Mills was cremated and arrangements were under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home, Mtn. Grove, Missouri. No services are planned at this time.