Mon, 12/18/2017 - 8:53am
Billie Miller, 87, of Quitman, MS, passed away on December 15, 2017, at H.C. Watkins Hospital in Quitman, MS. She was born on September 6, 1930, to Harvey and Fannie Chestnut in Clarke County MS.
Billie is survived by her husband, Loyd Miller; son, Davis (Joni) Miller; son, Gregory (Lynn) Miller; granddaughter, Callie Miller (Vaughn) Threatt; granddaughter, Blair Miller (John) Dailey; grandson, Carson Campbell Miller; great-grandson, Ethan Threatt; great-granddaughter, Emma Threatt; brother, Robert C. Mars; brother, Eddie Ray Chestnut; sister, Evelyn Headrick
She was preceded in death by her father, Harvey Chestnut; mother, Fannie Chestnut; and sister, Gleanice Heathcock.
Visitation was held Sunday, December 17, 2017, 5:00 p.m. at Wright's Funeral Home, Quitman, MS. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 18, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at the Odd Fellows Cemetery, with Dr. Gene Neal, officiating.
Pallbearers will be Carson Miller, Vaughn Threatt, John Samuel Dailey, Danny Mars, Dwight Bennett, and Bill Avera.
Mrs. Miller was retired from the Social Security Adminstration in Meridian, MS. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Quitman, where she was a preschool Sunday School teacher for many years. She was also a longtime member of Eastern Star.
Mrs. Miller was adored by her family and loved by her friends and neighbors. She will be remembered as being soft spoker, gracious lady with a gentle spirit, who spent her life serving those around her. She always put the needs of others ahead of her own and exemplified the kind of life that Christ calls us all to live. She was the heart of her family and leaves them all with dear memories and a beautiful legacy of selfless love.
Memorials are suggested to the Alziemer's Association or your favorite Charity. Online condolences can be given at www.wrightsfuneral.com.