He was a U.S. Navy veteran, and he was also a longtime resident of Massey Hill.
Mr. Miller was a charter member of the Massey Hill Lions Club. He played professional baseball for the N.Y. Yankees Farm Club and was an honorary deacon and member of Hillside Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by a son, Ronald L. Miller.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008, in Hillside Baptist Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Phillip Lloyd and the Rev. Art Tatum. Interment will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park.
Mr. Miller is survived by his wife, Doris M. Miller of the home; son, Andy Miller and wife Karen of Grays Creek; sister, Mammie Dees of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Joshua Miller, Jami Lynn Miller and Tamara Upperman; and daughter-in-law, Sandra Miller of Shallotte.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight, Dec. 1, 2008, at Rogers and Breece Funeral Home in Fayetteville.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Massey Hill Lions Club, 1613 Camden Road, Fayetteville, NC 28301.
Arrangements entrusted to Rogers and Breece Funeral Home of Fayetteville.