Ocie Mae Millsaps
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Ocie Mae White Millsaps, 91, of Cleveland, widow of Lonie H. Millsaps, passed away 12:20 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Life Care Center of Cleveland.

She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters and son-in-law: Virgie Ethridge of Chattanooga, Trula Mae and Gale Gatlin, of Cleveland; sons and daughters-in-law: Howard and Mary Millsaps, of Sweetwater, Junior and Mary Etta Millsaps, of Vonore, the Rev. Harold and Marcia Millsaps, of Charleston, Stanley and Janie Millsaps, of Cleveland; 24 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great-grandchildren; sisters: Ruby Morgan and Merle Millsaps, both of Madisonville; several nieces and nephews; sister-in-law, Mary Faye Cook, of Madisonville; and brother-in-law, Roy Millsaps, of North Carolina.

She was preceded in death by daughter and sons-in-law, Geroldine and Bill Dillard, Stanley Ethridge; sisters: Nettie Webb and Pearl Wheeler; and brother, Earl White.

The funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home Chapel in Madisonville with the Revs. John Butler, Sammy Hooker and Harold Millsaps officiating. Interment will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Hopewell Springs Cemetery.

The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.