05.19.2014. . . .Wayne Mills Honored in Arab, Alabama at the 30th Annual Poke Salat Festival
On Saturday May 17th, the mayor of the town of Arab, AL, Mr. Bob Joslin invited Carol and Jack to unveil the plaque that will find a permanent home near the amphitheater in the Arab City Park. The unveiling was held prior to Kyle Wilson taking the stage. Kyle made certain to include several of Wayne’s songs in his set. The Mills family was touched and feel this is a perfect way to honor Wayne. A big Thank You to the Town of Arab for the warm welcome and tribute to Wayne! The plaque reads as follows: IN MEMORY OF JERALD WAYNE MILLS 1969 – 2013 LOCALLY BORN AND RAISED AMERICAN COUNTRY MUSICIAN, KNOWN FOR TOURING WITH THE “WAYNE MILLS BAND” FOR OVER 15 YEARS. DURING HIS CAREER HE RELEASED SIX CD’S AND HAD SEVEN TOP 20 SONGS IN EUROPE FROM 2008-2010 INCLUDING A CHART TOPPER IN BELGIUM IN 2009.