Julius "Paddle" Mills, age 75, of Cripple Creek, passed away on July 7, 2019. He was born in Cripple Creek on June 23, 1944 to the late Swanson Price and Mary Kathrine Littreal Mills. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Glenda Stanley Mills of Cripple Creek; three daughters and sons-in-law, Joanna and Donnie Corvin of Wytheville, Karen and Ronald King of Cripple Creek, and Julie and Larry Henderson of Wytheville; four grandchildren, Ronnie King and wife, Taylor, Jack Corvin, Rebecca Corvin, and Dylan Corvin; two great granddaughters, Paisley King and Audree Corvin; sister, Kitty McMillian of Christiansburg; and four brothers, Sam, Will, Jim, and E.J. Mills, all of North Wilkesboro, N.C. Per "Paddles" request the family will have a private memorial service. The family will be receiving friends at his home at any time. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.grubbfuneralhome.com. The Mills family is in the care of Grubb Funeral Home, in Wytheville, Va.