Freeda Mills, 84, Brookings, died May 15, 2001, in Brookings.

She was born May 27, 1916, in Monroe, Okla., to John and Oma Tidwell.

She married Roy Columbus Mills and was a homemaker.

Survivors are daughters Valerie Head of Brookings; Mary Reams; son Dean Mills.

Preceding her in death were her husband; sons Earnest, Robert and Larry Mills; daughter Hazel Perry.