Mildred Maxey Jacob, 85, of Brookhaven, Georgia, passed away on Sept. 22, 2019. 

She was born in Halifax County on May 21, 1934 to the late Stratton Robert Maxey Sr. and the late Hattie Conner Fultz.

Mildred received a degree from Elon University and worked in computer sales with Sears for many years. Millie has always been an animal lover over the years, having had three cats and five dogs. She was heartbroken when her dog, Uno, passed away in April of this year.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

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The family is being served by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services, South Boston.