ANTONIO ALLEN “TONY” MILLS was born on April 26, 1977, in Nash County, North Carolina, to Elroy Sledge and Elaine Mills Harvey. He departed this earthly life of Saturday, June 9, 2018, at his home in Littleton, NC.
His formal education was received in the Halifax County Public School System, and he graduated from Northwest Halifax High School in Littleton, North Carolina. He then attended Halifax Community College in Weldon, North Carolina, and received his Associate’s Degree in Computer Science. Even as a child, “Tony” was fascinated with technology, and as an adult, he never departed from his well-defined perception and innovative mission in this field of study.
“Tony” became employed at Walmart of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, and spent fifteen years in various roles while also earning many service and appreciation awards. His noteworthy accomplishments revealed his desire to achieve and the determination to succeed.
“Tony” had a personality that was very humble, respectful, and selfless. His smile and positive attitude were contagious to everyone whose life he touched. He enjoyed spending time with his family, reading, gardening, and of course, his technology.
“Tony” transitioned with his grandfather, Charles Edward Davis; and his grandmother, Gladys Marie Sledge Davis.
Tony’s sweet spirit will remain in the hearts of his father, Elroy Sledge of Roanoke Rapids, NC; his mother, Elaine Mills Harvey (Bernard) of Littleton, NC; his brothers, Teon Mills and Travis Mills of Littleton, NC; his sister, Sheynda Harvey of Roanoke Rapids, NC; his aunt, Belinda “Brenda” Sledge of Brooklyn, NY; and a host of great-aunts, great uncles, cousins, other family members, and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in the chapel. Rev. Charles E. Walton will officiate.