Lincoln Stewart Mills


Visitation services for 56-year old Lincoln Stewart Mills are Saturday May 9, 2020, from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge, SD

Graveside Services follow at 1:15 PM at the Body of Christ Cemetery in Pine Ridge with Mr. Charles McGaa officiating

Lincoln S. Mills was born on December 30, 1963 in Pine Ridge, SD to Benjamin Mills and Rose Mae Rowland, made his journey to the Spirit World on May 1, 2020 at the North Memorial Medical Center in Robinsdale, MN.

Lincoln moved to Minneapolis, MN in August of 1990 until his untimely death. Lincoln moved to Minneapolis to find employment and worked as a housekeeper and dishwasher at Mystic Lake Casino.

He was also a janitor at Target stores, eventually promoted to supervisor. Lincoln also worked construction and as a laborer. He was a talented landscaper which he enjoyed doing until his health started to decline and his body slowed down.

Lincoln was preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin Mills and Rose Mae Rowalnd; daughter, Kayla Mills; brothers, Dewey Mills, Perry Mills, Steven Rowland, and Eugenio Rowland; and sister, Benita Mills.

Lincoln leaves behind his wife of 35 years, Annie (Slow Bear) Mills; 3 daughters, and 1 stepdaughter, Kelly Rae (Richard) Mills, Shelly Sage (Gary) Mills, Marrisa (Mike) Mills, and Ruthina Slow Bear; and two sons, Isreal Paige Mills and Steven Slow Bear; brothers, Terry (Valerie) Mills and Marvin (Pauline) Mills, and sister, Elizabeth Rowland.

Lincoln loves his grandchildren dearly, they are James and Kayleena Mills, Antowayne, Anjessa, and Amariah Wright, Matthew E.H Little, Jr., Ariel King Bird, Luis and Omar Slow Bear, Amae, Jaylee, and Jeana Slow Bear, and Asia Petitte.

Pallbearers will be Anthony Mills, Alvin Mills, Luis Slow Bear, Steven Slow Bear, Darrell Mills, and Arnold Rowland.

Honorary pallbearers will be Perry & Brenda Crow, Wesley and Annette Yellow Horse & Family, Dean and Ebb Bad Moccasin, Steve Dryer, Everette “Jim” Caddotte, Gloria Cadotte & Family, Joe O’Shields, Edna Brown, Jason Ghost, Nora Roan Eagle & Family, Cameron Stodtz, Rebecca Thompson & Family, Damon Applebee, Chester Nelson, Reggie Petitte, Michael King Bird, Kayleena Mils, James Mills, Richard stevens, Odie Good Bird, Darwin Wilkes, and All Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, Friends & Relatives.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD