Charles J. Miller
Born Nov. 24, 1942, in Watauga County, he was a son of the late Blaine and Goldie Miller. Charles was a member of Howard's Creek Baptist Church. He was formerly employed at Blowing Rock Hospital and Mount Lawn Memorial Park & Gardens.
Charles is survived by his wife of 29 years, Lorraine Craig Miller; his children, John Miller and wife, Bobbi Jo, of Statesville, Jennifer Phillips and companion, Bo Bradshaw, of Boone, and Michael Lee Miller and fiancÚ, Samantha Sieracki, of the home; six grandchildren, Brooke Wilson, Jordan, Joseph and Bailey Miller, and Destiny Ollis and fiancÚ, Seth Miller, and Trey Ollis and fiancÚ, Kinzie Testerman; one brother, Tom Miller and wife, Debbie, of Boone; and his faithful companion "Tater".
He was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Octavia Miller; and his parents, Blaine and Goldie Miller.
Memorial services will be conducted 7 p.m. Friday, March, 8, 2013, at Austin & Barnes Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be the Rev. Paul Dula and the Rev. Seth Miller.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. prior to the service.
Entombment services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, at the Mount Lawn Columbarium.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Miller family in care of Austin & Barnes Funeral Home, or to the Watauga County Project on Aging, 132 Poplar Grove Connector Road, Suite A, Boone, NC 28607.
Condolences can be shared with the family at http://www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com.
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Miller family.