ROBERT WAYNE MCMILLIN
OCTOBER 31, 1944 - JUNE 10, 2019
Robert Wayne McMillin, 74, of Germantown, died peacefully on June 10, 2019 following an extended stay at Baptist Memorial Hospital.
Robert Wayne was born on October 31, 1944 in Gilt Edge, to the late Clara Hill McMillin and Albert Sidney McMillin.
He graduated from Munford High School class of 1962 and received his bachelor’s degree from Memphis State University, the current University of Memphis.
He served in the Army National Guard and spent his professional career in the Tipton County school system as a teacher, coach and senior administrator, retiring as director of transportation.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 51 years, Madeleine Paulette Tate McMillin, Belmont Village, Germantown; brother Challace Joe McMillin (Mary Lou Quinn), Harrisonburg, Va.; sister-in-law Nancie Tate McCoy (Sam), Huntingdon; niece Lisa McMillin Wooley (Mike), Nashville; nephew Sid McMillin, Pray, Mont.; great nephew and niece Christopher Wooley and Rachael Wooley, Nashville; paternal aunt Sue McMillin Ashe (Marshall), Millington; numerous cousins and very dedicated special friends.
A visitation and service was held at Munford Funeral Home, 1136 Tipton Road, Munford, on Thursday, June 13. The visitation was held at noon followed by the service 1:00 p.m. and burial at Covington Memorial Cemetery.
The family requests memorials be made to The American Heart Association, Alzheimers Association or New Salem United Methodist Church.
Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel, munfordfuneralhome.com.