Tony Paul Milam

Published 4:26 pm Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Tony Paul Milam, 83, Butler, went home to be with his Lord and Savior at Mountain City Care Center on Sunday, October 24, 2021, after an extended illness. He was born October 10, 1938 in Elizabethton.
Tony was a 1958 graduate of Johnson County High School. He was a former employee of North American Rayon Corporation. He was a member of Little Doe Baptist Church and the Fellowship Bible Class.
Tony was a member of Roan Creek Masonic Lodge #679.
He was preceded in death by his father, George “Bill” Milam, and his step-mother, Leona Milam.
Survivors include his daughters, Toni Lee (Jim) Rollins and Elisha Milam; his grandchildren, Rhenda (Tyson) Kelley and Cristy (Eddie) Taylor; his four great-grandchildren, Kolby, Brayden, Makenzie and Dylan; his sisters, Carolyn Morrison, Jeannie (Bob) Royston, who was a close friend to Tony, Kay (Glen) Shaw and Debra Manuel; his close niece and nephews, Amanda (Brian) McGlamery, Rob Royston, Jacob (Kristen) McGlamery, Chase McGlamery, and many other nieces and nephews; and his Special Friends, Ed Fletcher and Charles Norris.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon Saturday, October 30, at Little Doe Baptist Church, Butler, with the Rev. Kreg Smith officiating. Music will be provided by the Little Doe Baptist Church Choir. Interment will follow at Rock Springs Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Brian Whitehead, Jacob McGlamery, Chase McGlamery, Rob Royston, Colby Clark, Dylan Kelley and Brayden Taylor. Honorary pallbearers will be his church family especially the Fellowship Bible Class. Wearing of masks is requested by the family. The family would like to say a special word of thanks to everyone at Mountain City Care and Rehabilitation Center and Dr. Jim Shine and Dr. Suzanne Shine for all they did to care for Tony. The family will receive friends at the church from 11 a.m. until the service hour at noon. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website,
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Milam family.