Mae Newton Miller
Published 12:00 am Friday, December 14, 2007
Mae Newton Miller, a resident of Greenville, died Friday, December 14, 2007. Chapel services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 15, 2007 at Dunklin & Daniels Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Patton officiating and Jim Abraham presenting the eulogy. Burial will be at Magnolia Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday prior to service.
Mrs. Miller was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Houston Miller Sr., and daughter Mae Murray.
She is survived by daughters, Dorothy &uot;Dot&uot; Ann (Len) Weld of Valdosta, Ga.; Ellen (Jim) Abraham of Prattville, Susan (Buddy) Youngblood of Tuskegee; son, Robert Houston (Vickie) Miller Jr. of Arcadia, Fla., and ten grandchildren. The pallbearers will be: Len Weld, Charles Newton, Buddy Youngblood, Robert Murray, Todd Weld, Bill Newton and Nicholas Abraham.
She was a lifelong resident of Butler County, and graduated from Butler County High School where she was recognized as class musician. Throughout her life, she brought much joy, playing the piano and sharing her love of music with others.
She spent many years working in the Butler County School System as well as Fort Dale Academy where she developed strong bonds of friendship with family and students.
She found happiness in later years visiting residents of local nursing homes and assisted living facilities where she delivered weekly devotionals. Mrs. Miller was the longest living member of First Baptist Church of Greenville. Online condolences may be made at dunklinanddaniels.com.