BOYLE - Steven Glen McMillon, age 55, of Boyle, MS passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-East in Memphis, TN.
Visitation will be held Friday, January 31, 2020, from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland. The Celebration of Life Funeral Service will follow at 2:00 PM in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Reverends Jeffry Terrell, Gary Sanders, Louis Sanders, Gary Kilgore, and Crocket Kennedy will officiate the service.
Steve was born on July 09, 1964, to Bobby Glen and Linda Sue (Sibley) McMillon in Greenville, MS. He attended Coleman High School and New Life Christian Academy. He married Debra Foster on May 08, 1982, in Greenville MS. He worked with V & G Welding and Hagar Hinge before moving to Pearl, MS where he worked for Faulkner Pipe. He later moved to north Arkansas and worked for the family business, McMillon Pallet Company, until 2001 when he and his family moved to Cleveland to Pastor the Abundant Life Church in Boyle. He also owned and operated McMillon Construction Company for many years until his health required him to retire. Steve was an avid golfer, he loved playing a few rounds with his brother-in-law Daniel and his friends David and Don. His passion was ministering to others, he especially enjoyed leading the services at the Long Term Care at the Bolivar Medical Center. Behind his passion and love for Christ was his family who he loved dearly, and his grandchildren who he loved to aggravate to no end. Steve was well known for his wordy conversations "Long Winded" one might say! He will be missed by his many friends and family who will cherish his memory.
He was preceded in death by his mother Linda Sue McMillon and a brother Jeff McMillon.
Steve is survived by his wife of 37 years, Debra McMillon of Boyle, MS. Son, Rusty (Leslie) McMillon of Clinton, MS. Son, Dusty McMillon of Tupelo, MS. Daughter, Faith (Dustin) Hamilton of Cleveland, MS. Father, Bobby Glen McMillon of Richland, MS. Brother, Brandon (Sherry) McMillon of Richland, MS. Sister, Leighanne (Chris) Crotwell of Mendenhall, MS. Brother, Jeremy McMillon of Brandon, MS. Five grandchildren; Taylor, Riley and Karleigh McMillon, Arianna and Carter Hamilton. He also leaves several nieces and nephews.
Honorary pallbearers are Tanner Foster, Nick Phillips, Bradley Phillips, Damon Fisher, Ronnie Nelson, and Quinton Nelson.
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The on-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net.