Springer, Mildred Marilyn McGill

Monday, January 14, 2013

Mildred Marilyn McGill Springer, of Signal Mountain, Tennessee, died on Thursday, January 10, 2013. 

She was born on Feb. 3, 1923, in Detroit, where she and her husband Donald (deceased) raised their family.  They lived in Orlando for many years before Mildred retired from AT&T in 1982. They eventually moved to Alexian Village on Signal Mountain where they loved the beauty and hospitality of Chattanooga.

Mildred will be remembered for her kind, patient, spirited and loving personality in addition to her love of music, all animals and devotion to family and friends.

Mildred is survived by her children, Michael Springer and wife, Michele Moran; Donna Springer Brewer and husband, Bob and Julie Anne Springer.

Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 16, followed by a service at 11:15 a.m., both at Alexian’s chapel, Alexian Village on Signal Mountain.  

Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 423-877-3524.  

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