PILOT MOUNTAIN Mr. Freddie Paul Mills, 76, of Pilot Mountain, passed away Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010. Mr. Mills was born in Surry County May 16, 1934, to Fred Vernon and Nellie Ada Simmons Mills. He was retired from General Motors Inc. after 30 years of service. Surviving are his loving wife, Alice Marie Blankenship Mills of the home; a stepson, Randall Blankenship; grandchildren, Andrew King, Ryan Blankenship and Amanda Blankenship; great-grandchildren, Gabriel Whited, Daymen King, Drayden King, Logan Grose and Paxton Blankenship; a stepgreat-grandson, Ethan Cline; sisters, Adele Puckett of Winston-Salem, Betty Bailey of South Carolina and Faye Richie of Tampa, Fla.; and brothers, Allen Mills of Westfield, Curtis Mills of Swartz Creek, Mich., and Gary Mills and wife Patricia of Corunna, Mich. In addition to his parents, Mr. Mills was preceded in death by a sister, Gloria Willis; and a brother, Clay Mills. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, at Moody Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Keith Love and the Rev. Tommy Floyd. Burial will follow in Indian Grove Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.