Mildred Hill Rainwater

August 17, 1923 - July 27, 2020

Mildred Lorane (Hill) Rainwater, age 96, of Dallas, Texas, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2020, in Plano, Texas.  She was born on August 17, 1923, in Navo, Texas, to Ruby (Seagraves) and Edward Hill.  Mildred was a teacher who was admired by all her students.  She married the love of her life, Lee Rainwater, in Prosper, Texas, on February 12, 1942, and they were blessed with two sons.  Mildred will be greatly missed by all those who knew her.

She is survived by her sons, Roger L. Rainwater of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Jeffrey H. Rainwater and his wife, Janie, of Plano, Texas; her grandchildren, Emily McCubbin and her husband, Kipp, Sarah Halverson and her husband, Adam, Audrey Moench and her husband, Chris, and Tom Rainwater and his wife, Annie; her great-grandchildren, Riley, Graham, Abigail and Lila; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Mildred is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Lee Rainwater; her brothers, Edward Lewis Hill and Bobby Charles Hill; her sister, Catherine Harris; and her parents.

A graveside service will be held at Little Elm Cemetery, 16593 King Road, Little Elm, Texas, on Saturday, August 1, 2020, at 2:00 p.m., officiated by Mr. Gary Frazier.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making a donation to the charity of your choice.

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So sorry to learn of her passing. She leaves such a great legacy, touched the lives of so many, and will be sorely missed. I'd like to think that I was her favorite kindergarten student, but I imagine we ALL were. She was one of a kind. Phil Carr, August 1, 2020 My dear friend for so many years, we have seen good times and hard times but she always had a smile. I am so sorry we were unable to see her these last months. May God bless each of you now and in the days and weeks ahead. I will never forget her!! Anita Justice Skelton, July 31, 2020 So sorry to hear about sweet Millie's passing. She taught many children at Dallas Christian. She will be missed by all her fellow teachers and students. Blessings on her family. The Lord will have a great advocate in heaven. All the children will be gathered around to hear her sing God's praises. Linda and Al Fnnin, July 31, 2020 Sweetest friend and my beloved land lady in law. I love you Millie. Sandra King, July 31, 2020 Sweet and Precious Mrs. Rainwater... We cherish all the love and pouring into our children at Dallas Christian. You laid a beautiful foundation for each of them. Family, we will be praying for each of you as walk the journey of celebration and grief. Our hearts are saddened and full of joy at the same time.
Judy Page, July 30, 2020 Mildred was always encouraging, smiling & enjoyed being a part of the church activities. Thankful that we had the opportunity to know her, see her example of love, care and concern for others. May God bless each family member, give comfort & peace with every sweet memory. David & Paula Tarbet, July 30, 2020 I will miss her. Thank you for the privilege of allowing me to take care of your Mimi. It was a gift I will always treasure. We will miss her but oh what a Homecoming it must have been. To be greeted with all her loved ones and in the loving arms of Jesus. Save me a seat my sweet Millie.... Gisel Cross, July 30, 2020 So blessed to have known this sweet, wonderful Christian lady! I will always cherish my memories of her as my Kindergarten teacher! Hugs & prayers for the family. She will be missed! Holly Fannin, July 29, 2020 Sorry to hear of Mildred’s passing, she lived a long and productive life. She influenced many to be better Christians. I loved her and enjoyed doing her hair and having her as a special friend for many years. Rejoice in her life and all your wonderful memories.
Sandra Jordan , July 29, 2020