February 26, 2022, 74, Goldsboro –
Mildred “Millie” Dortch Lewis, 74, passed away peacefully on February 26, 2022 at home surrounded by family. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Dortch Lewis and Carolyn Stenhouse Lewis of Goldsboro, NC.
Millie was born September 23, 1947 in Goldsboro, NC. She graduated from Goldsboro High School in 1965. Following graduation, she attended Stratford College in Danville, VA and The Katharine Gibbs School in New York City. In 1977, family life brought her to Southern Pines and Pinehurst where she raised a family of three sons and lived out her life. She was active in the NC Chapter of The Colonial Dames. She loved traveling the world with family and friends and was especially happy in New York City. Millie never passed up an opportunity to enjoy life with friends, and always brought her fun-loving spirit wherever she went.
Millie is survived by her sons, Jones McCall, Jr. and wife, Christina of Pinehurst, John McCall and wife, Leah of Wilmington, and Josh McCall of Wilmington; grandchildren, Jones McCall III, William McCall, Adley McCall and Meris McCall; sister, Caroline Miles and husband, Bruce of Pittsboro; brother, John D. Lewis, Jr. and wife, Jenny of Goldsboro; several nieces and nephews she loved very much; and two dear friends, Sandra and Diane, whom the family owes greatly.
A service to celebrate Millie’s life will be held by the graveside at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 in Willow Dale Cemetery in Goldsboro, NC with Rev. Eugene Carpenter presiding. The family will greet friends immediately following the service at the cemetery.
Services are entrusted to Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhom.com.