Tony McMillan Obituary, Death – Tony Trent McMillan, 62, known to most as “Squawk”, gained his wings on Wednesday, May 24, 2023. Squawk was born on February 17, 1961, to the late James William and Barbara Ely McMillan in Pascagoula, MS. He will be lovingly remembered as an amazing husband, father, Pop Pop, and dear friend.
Squawk enjoyed spending his time on the river with his family and friends. He worked at Joel’s Tire and Automotive since its opening in 2006. He had a passion for any and every kind of racing from cars to boats to motorcycles – he loved it all and the faster the better. Squawk was a great man and would do anything for anyone at any time. He never met a stranger and he was loved by all who had the pleasure of crossing paths with him.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Paul Hamilton, and his brother-in-law, Gary Nelson. He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Kim McMillan; son, Alex (Chloé) McMillan; daughter, Madison (Mark) Britt; grandchildren, Cohen Trent McMillan, Asher James McMillan, and Trace Wayne Britt; mother-in-law, Becky Hamilton; father-in-law, Jerry Grantham; brother-in-law, Mark (Valerie) Grantham; siblings, Gene (Kathy) Goff, Randy (Sarah) Goff, and Sheree Nelson; and special friends, Joel and Dinah McCarra and Bruce Cook; along with a host of nieces and nephews and tons of friends.
The visitation for Squawk will be held on Friday, May 26, 2023, from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Moss Point, MS. The funeral service will follow in the funeral home chapel beginning at 2:00 p.m. with Bruce A. Lynd, Jr., and Rev. James V. Miller officiating. Interment will be held at Machpelah Cemetery in Pascagoula with Alex McMillan, Mark Britt, Colt McCarra, Joel McCarra, Bruce Cook, and Joey McQueen serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Mark Grantham and Justin Hancock.