Funeral services for Millie May will be held today (Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012) at 10 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Richard Methvin. Interment will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery. The family received friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012 at Rose-Neath.
Millie was born Jan. 22, 1931 in Cotton Valley and entered into rest Feb.12, 2012 in Minden.
Her parents, Willie and Ollie Mae Tate; husband, Wilton May; father of her children, Author V. O'Neal; sister, Allie Fisher; and son, Billy O'Neal preceded her in death.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Gilbert and husband, Danny of Brookland, Texas; daughter-in-law, Charlotte O'Neal of Minden; granddaughters, Rachel Siau and husband, De of Shreveport and Jennifer Godwin and husband, Chris of Shreveport; and grandchildren, Gabby Salas, Parker Salas, Stone Smith and Slade Smith.
Pallbearers will be Timothy Ray, Dennis Ray, Joey Hood, Paul Armstrong, Ken Lary and Dwayne Chapman.