He was a member of the Bowman Hills Seventh Day Adventist Church. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served in the Signal Corps. He retired from American Uniform after 45 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Ulysses Grant Miller and Maude Carr Keller; two brothers: Howard Jr., and Raymond Miller; one sister, Francis McDonald: one son, Gregory Miller; and one granddaughter, Denise Miller of San Diego, Cali.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Delores O’Kelly Miller; one daughter, Deborah Miller Kyle of Cleveland; two sons: Edwin Miller and wife Cindy and Eric Miller, all of Knoxville; three grandchildren: Kristin Kimsey Nelson and husband Anthony of Cleveland, Daniel Miller of Knoxville, and Josh Morse and wife Emily of Knoxville; two step-grandchildren: Tara and Ty Morse of Knoxville; three great grandchildren, Landri and Jacob Nelson of Cleveland, and Josh Morse of Knoxville; one sister, Virginia Petitt of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Johnson officiating.
A gathering of friends will be Tuesday from 2-3 p.m. prior to the memorial service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and sign the Miller family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.