MOORESVILLE Shirley Jane Rogers Mills, 84, of Mooresville, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Herman Rogers and Lillie Brown. She was married to Ted Richard Mills for 65 years. Ted passed away May 5, 2019. After marriage, Shirley was a homemaker and caring mother to her daughters. As they grew older, Shirley joined her husband, Ted, at their business, Spring Service and Alignment Company, where Shirley was the office manager and bookkeeper. After retirement, Shirley and Ted enjoyed traveling the country in their motor home and spending time with family and friends. They were members of Trinity Baptist Church. Shirley is survived by her daughters, Sabrina Fesperman (David) of Mooresville, and Kim Ardjewski (Eric) of Shippensburg, Pa.; grandchildren, John (Kelly) Fesperman, Erica (Matthew) Volk, Michael (Courtney) Fesperman, and Meghan Carr (AJ); and great-grandchildren, Connor, Cooper, Noah, and Luke. Shirley's funeral service was held at 11 a.m. in the chapel of James Funeral Home. Burial followed at Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 19920 Bethel Church Rd. in Cornelius. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Baptist Church Building Fund, 221 Ervin Rd., Mooresville, NC 28117 or to Camp Lurecrest, 10800 Sikes Place, Charlotte, NC 28277. James Funeral Home is serving the family and condolences may be sent to them through our website at

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