Born: Monday Dec 22, 1958

Died: Tuesday Sep 14, 2021


Mildred Louise Handy Lancaster

December 22, 1958 - September 14, 2021

Mildred “Millie” Louise Handy Lancaster, 62, passed away on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at Annie Penn Hospital.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 17th at 2pm at New Beginning Apostolic Church. Interment will be at Overlook Cemetery following the service. Visitation will be from 1 to 2pm also at the church.

Mildred was born on December 22, 1958, in Rockingham County, to the late Robert Benjamin Handy and Mary Pruitt Handy.

Mildred graduated from Stoneville High School in 1977 and from Rockingham Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Medical Administration. She worked at GTE Sylvania which later became AMI Doduco for 18 years as a Material Handler. More recently Mildred worked at Morehead Memorial Hospital in Patient Registration, a job she really enjoyed.

In her younger years Mildred enjoyed riding horses. She loved to cook, do yard work, going to flea markets, and doing crafts.

Mildred is survived by her husband Maynard A. Lancaster; brothers, Wayne Handy, Tim Handy and Junior Handy; sisters, Ruth Wray, Rosie Pack, Linda Gibson, Pattie Cardwell, Bobbie Ziglar and Joanne Price. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews; her beloved dog, Jake.

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Oh Millie you fought a long fight. Now no pain and you get your wings!! You were a good one! 🙏🙏🙏 ❤️
Lisa Thompson

Sorry to hear of Mildreds passing away. Your family will be in our prayers. God be with you.
Keith Rorrer

Millie will be greatly missed always seen her at the flea market and a lot of occasions she was bringing me something to eat always enjoy talking to Millie and Maynard
John Mundy

I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that God will give you grace today and in the days ahead. Love you all.
Pat Wray

So sorry for your loss,Prayers for the Handy Family.
Helen Harris Jones

Sending love and prayers to the family of this sweet lady. Millie was truly one of the kindest, sweetest people I have ever known.
Lisa Burroughs Trant

Prayers for this sweet family, Millie was so good to my mama (Mrs Eanes) at the nursing center !
Rose Eanes Collins

Maynard, I am so sorry to hear about Mildred's passing. She was so nice to me and I will never forget her. Prayers for you !!!
Patti Williams

Sorry to hear of Mildreds passing away. Your family will be in our prayers. God be with you.
Keith Rorrer

Dear Maynard and family....So sorry for your loss!!! You all are in my prayers at this sad time!!! God Bless You!!!
Micki M. Neal

I worked with Millie at the hospital. I've never met a sweeter person in all my life. She was full of love and always bringing preserves or candy for those she worked with. Millie, I know the Lord was waiting for you with open arms. I love you my sweet friend. Teresa
Teresa S Walker

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