Mr. Earl L. Sergent of Millington, MI passed away early Wednesday evening August 29, 2018 at the age of 92.
Earl was born in Millington where he was a life long resident, and was born on April 6, 1926, and was the son of Earl S. and Edna Sergent. Earl married Miss Barbara Hyslop on January 22, 1949, and together they have celebrated 69 years of marriage. Earl retired in 1999 from General Motors Parts Division of Swartz Creek, Michigan. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. In his earlier years Earl served on the St. Paul Board of Education, and was the 7th and 8th grade boys’ basketball coach. He was also a past member of the Farm Bureau, and the Millington Lions Club.
Earl leaves his wife Barbara. He leaves also his children; Edward (Lillian) Sergent, Vernard (Polly) Sergent, Ann Buff, and Lloyd (Buff) Sergent, 10 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, and a sister in-law Dorothy Perry. Earl also leaves several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Besides his parents Earl is preceded in death by; an infant son David, three brothers, Norwood, Clyde, Donald, and a sister Lois Glady.
Friends may call at the Hanlin Funeral Home in Millington where the family will receive friends on Thursday September 6, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Earl will lie in state on Friday September 7, 2018 at the St. Paul Lutheran Church from 12:00 pm until the services begin. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday September 7, 2018 at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, in Millington. The burial will follow at the Millington Twp. Cemetery. Pastor James Burner will deliver the funeral message and the closing committal prayer at the cemetery. Memorial gifts of remembrance can be directed to St. Paul Lutheran Church or to a charity of one’s choice.
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