Wilson Eugene Miller (92)
Published: Friday, March 29, 2013
Wilson Eugene Miller, 92, of Fayetteville, Ga., passed away March 29, 2013. He was born March 8, 1921 in Rhea County, the youngest of nine brothers and sisters. He served his country in the US Army and was a World War II veteran who earned 5 Bronze Stars and a Victory Medal. Wilson was also the owner/operator for 50 years of the Miller Alternator & Battery Company and Miller Auto Parts in Riverdale. A member of Lakewood Masonic Lodge #443 and a deacon at Antioch Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Virginia Jo Miller; granddaughter, Karen Ann Drennan Gober; great-granddaughter, Madison Sharon Gober and son-in-law Ramond Sagon. He is survived by his daughters, Carol and Henry Drennan of Williamson, Ga., Gail and Dennis Casey of Fayetteville, Ga., Sharon Miller Sagon of Hampton, Lynn Miller Eubanks of McDonough, Ga. and Denise Miller and Mark Jones of Dora, Ala.; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren with one on the way; numerous nieces and nephews and beloved dogs, Tiny and Sparky Miller.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, April 2, at 1 p.m. at Antioch Baptist Church. Mr. Miller will lie in state from noon until 1 p.m. prior to the service. Pastor Randolph Shaylor, Rev. Joe Arthur, Rev. Jody Shaw, Dr. E.C. Chatham and Rev. L.E. Spivey will officiate. Burial will follow at Camp Memorial in Fayetteville. The family will receive friends Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at Carl J. Mowell Funeral Home in Fayetteville, Ga.
Carl J. Mowell and Son Funeral Home- www.mowellfuneralhome.com
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