Winona Mills Blackburn

South Carolina, USA
Death 10 Sep 2011 (aged 77)
White Rock, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Newberry, Newberry County, South Carolina, USA
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Winona Mills Blackburn, 77, daughter of the late Ralph Erskine Mills and Floy Lominick Mills of Newberry, SC, died Saturday, September 10, 2011, at the Heritage at Lowman, in White Rock, SC.
She is survived by her daughter, Marcia Carroll Blackburn of Binghamton, NY; a brother, Robert E. Mills of Miami, FL; and nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by brothers, Beamon L. Mills, Ralph E. (Annie Laurie) Mills, Erskine L. (Mary Alma) Mills, and Hubert P. Mills; and special friend and companion, Mr. Lou Tambini of New York City.
Winona grew up attending the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer and the Newberry City Schools. A graduate of Newberry College, she held a B.A. degree in Music, as well as Masters degrees in both Music Education and Counseling from Manhattan College. She had been the Department Chairman most recently in the Tarrytown, NY, schools and had been Docent at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City before moving to the Heritage at Lowman.
Graveside service: Saturday, September 17, 2011, at 6:30 P.M. in Rosemont Cemetery, conducted by the Rev. Dr. David Seymour.

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  • Created by: Faye F Cannon
  • Added: 11 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76341964
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Winona Mills Blackburn (4 Apr 1934–10 Sep 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76341964, citing Rosemont Cemetery, Newberry, Newberry County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Faye F Cannon (contributor 47112994) .