Effingham Daily News
---- — Janet K. Mills, 71, of Punta Gorda, Fla., formerly of Greenup, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Punta Gorda, Fla.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today at Barkley Funeral Chapel, Greenup. Burial will be in Greenup Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the funeral chapel. Memorials can be made in lieu of flowers to Breast Cancer or the Cleveland and Salem United Methodist Churches. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com.
Janet was born on June 24, 1942, in Mattoon, to William and Pauline (Strater) Beaumont. Janet was a truck driver for 22 years. She was member of the Salem United Methodist Church, the Cleveland United Methodist Church in Punta Gorda, Fla., the D.A.R. of Charlotte County, Florida, and the Greenup VFW and American Legion Women’s Auxiliary.
Surviving are children, Wes Mills and Sandy (John) Willetts; stepsons, Wayne Swim and Roger Swim; sister, Karen (Dale) Best of Tuscola; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and best friend and lover, Gene Swim.