Funeral services for Mr. John M. Miller “Buck” 70, of Point-Wilhite, were at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, 2006 at Farrar Funeral Home with Bros. Clyde Kelley and Donovan Saunders officiating. Interment will be in Eros at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville.
Mr. Miller, a retired oilfield platform supervisor, died Dec. 8, 2006. He was a Korean War Veteran, a member of the NRA, an avid hunter and outdoorsman, a loving husband of 48 years, as well as a loving father and grandfather. He was their hero.
Survivors include his wife, Florece Miller of Point-Wilhite; 6 children: Sherri Henderson and husband, Joe of Calhoun; James Miller and wife, Angela of Holmesville; Donna Saunders and husband, Donovan of Sterlington; Evelyn Tatum and husband, James of Farmerville; David Miller and wife, Christy of Point-Wilhite; and Danyal Loftin and husband, Michael of Shreveport.
3 brothers: James Miller of Shreveport; Glenn Miller of West Monroe.; and Kenneth Miller also of West Monroe.
4 sisters: Mae Griffith of West Monroe; Maudie Gibson of West Monroe; Patricia Castleberry of Texas and Virginia Hemphill of Alexandria.
16 Grandchildren: Joseph Henderson, Mickie Crawford, Tabitha Henderson, James Ray Miller, Jr., Kelly Miller, Natalie Saunders, Diana Saunders, Kristy Saunders, Cody Tatum, Hunter Tatum, Chelsea Long, Shelby Loftin, Hollie McCormick, Shane McCormick, Joseph Hutchison, and Tristan Miller.
10 Great Grandchildren: Lily, Elisha, Abby, Lucy, Madison, Cadience, Makayla, Audrey, Joshua and Ethan; and a host of other relatives.
Pallbearers were Joseph Henderson, James Miller Jr., Cody Tatum, Joe Henderson, James Tatum and Shane McCormick.
Honorary pallbearers are the other grandsons.
Visitation was 4–8 p.m. Sunday and again Monday from 9 a.m. until time of service at Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville.
Friends may send messages to the family at http://www.farrarfh.com.