Mary Elizabeth Howard Miller
Published 9:19 am Monday, March 22, 2021
She was born on Sept. 1, 1942 in Davidson County to the late Dove Tillett and Lola Cleo Rice Howard. Mrs. Miller lived a life devoted to serving her Lord, continuing to witness to many while in the hospital. She was a loving person, who always offered an encouraging word to others. Mrs. Miller will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, who made a lasting impact on many lives.
She was also preceded in death by: her siblings, Pfc. Rodger Dale Howard, Opal Bernice “Sis” Howard Oakley, and Berlie Eugene Howard; and a step-son, Michael Wayne Miller.
Survivors: her husband of 38 years, Jack Ronald Miller Sr. of the home; 3 children, Doug Alexander Jarrell of Mocksville, Phillip Max Jarrell (Salynn) of Thomasville, and Jack Ronald Miller Jr. (Donna); 7 siblings, Peggy Fay Nelson (John), Daisy Cybill Hardy, Bonnie Sue Maness, Hope Lorraine Leonard, Eva Lou Lowder (Jerry), Lola Karen Phillips, and Dale Wayne Howard (Judy); 2 grandchildren, Alexander Dale Jarrell and August Max Jarrell; 4 step-grandchildren; 4 step-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be conducted at noon Wednesday, March 24 in Jerusalem Baptist Church Cemetery, with Edward Oakley officiating. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Eaton Funeral Home.