Mr. Samuel Russell Milligan, age 70 of Aragon passed away Friday morning, June 15, 2018.
Mr. Milligan was born November 21, 1947 in Cedartown, son of the late Edward Russell Milligan and the late Sarah Louise Edge Milligan. He was a member of the Bethel Crossroads Baptist Church and retired from Lockheed Martin Corporation. He enjoyed being outdoors, especially hunting and fishing.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded by a sister, Dianne Villegas; and a brother, Larry Milligan.
Survivors include his wife, Martha Ann Smith Milligan to whom he was married January 21, 1978; daughter and son-in-law, Anna and Tim Brock of Tuscaloosa, AL; son, Samuel “Greg” Locklear of Cedartown; sister and brother-in-law, Martha and Charles Shaw of Cedartown; and four grandchildren, Alison Rebekah Brock, William “Ty” Brock, Jenna Renee Locklear and Samantha Grace Locklear.
Funeral services for Mr. Milligan will be held on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Bethel Crossroads Baptist Church with Rev. Charles Garrett officiating. Interment services will follow in the family lot of the church cemetery.
Pallbearers will include: Ronnie Harris, Chuck Rhodes, Phil Moore, Ricky Shaw, Scotty Smith and William “Monk” Hindman.
Honorary pallbearers will be: Scotty Milligan, Russ Shaw, Bryant Deems, Ricky Smith, Kenneth Smith and Glen Hindman.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday evening, June 16, 2018 between the hours of 6:00 and 9:00 p.m.
Freeman Harris Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral services for Mr. Samuel Russell Milligan.