Benny L. Millard Sr., 87, passed away March 5, 2017, in Louisville.
He was born to Belva and Hortense (Davenport) Millard. He is preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Brenna; a stepgrandson, Derrick Fondern; and a brother, Kenneth from Sacramento, Ky.
Benny was a member of Shively Christian Church, 1822 Kendall Ln., Louisville, KY 40216, he worked as a division manager for Sears and also retired from the Army Reserve after 38 years.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Shirley (Basham) Rohleder Millard; children Benny Millard Jr. (Robin) and Kathryn Davis (Mike); stepchildren Gayle Bolton, Mark, Jennifer, Benjamin and Brian Rohleder (Connie); 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy. Burial will be in Bethany Cemetery.
Friends called from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Expressions of Sympathy may go his church.