Alice V. Mills

February 27, 1917 ‒ January 13, 2004

Mt. Vernon, Ohio

Alice V. Mills, age 86, of Mt. Vernon, passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2004 at the Knox Community Hospital. She was born February 27, 1917, in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of the late Ambrose and Estella (Hough) Dickenson, and had been a Mt. Vernon resident all of her life.

Alice is survived by 3 sons; Jerry Mills of Mt. Vernon, David (Sue) Mills of Golden Valley, AZ, and Alan (Mary) Mills of Mt. Vernon, a daughter Kay (Arthur) Henry of Mt. Vernon, 9 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and a brother Eldon “Bud” (Eloise) Dickenson of Mt. Vernon. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Harold C. Mills, a brother Walter Dickenson, and a sister Lucy Fowler.

There will be a graveside services held Monday, January 19, 2004 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens with Reverend Dennis Schultz officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Central Ohio Parkinson Society, 1380 Dublin Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43215.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. This obituary and guest registry can be viewed online at