Thenia Gravely Mills

Thenia Gravely Mills, 69, of Martinsville, Virginia passed away Monday, September 7, 2020 at her residence. She was born February 7, 1951, in Martinsville, Virginia to the late Joe N. Gravely, Sr., and Sarah Martin Gravely. She retired from SOVAH Health of Martinsville. She loved sports, especially softball, reading, history, and westerns. She never met a stranger, loved to talk, and spend time with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband James H. Mills; and sister, Doretha Flood.

Mrs. Mills is survived by a son, James O. Mills; sisters, JoAnne Bradshaw (William), Tyrell Gravely; brothers, Alfred Gravely (Carolyn), Jerry Gravely (Elaine), Michael Gravely, and Bishop Joe N. Gravely (Shirl); and grandchildren, Kailey N. Mills and Tyler J. Mills.

There will be a graveside service on Friday, September 11, 2020, at 11:00 A. M., at Carver Memorial Gardens.

Wright Funeral Service & Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at

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