Mary Elizabeth Howard Miller

Published 9:19 am Monday, March 22, 2021

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Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Howard Miller, 78, of Kernersville, died on Friday, March 19, 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.