Roy Sigmond Miller, 96, of Roanoke, died Friday, May 17, 2013. Roy served in the United States Army during World War II, was a member of Salem Baptist Church and was retired from Yankee Engineering Co. in Baltimore, Md. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 59 years, Charlotte Clark Miller and his parents, Roy Lee Miller and Mary Winston Miller.
Surviving are his nephews, Mike Miller and wife, Shirley, of Dublin; Tom Miller and wife, Lisa, of Riner; Steve Miller and wife, Sharon, of Lakeland, Fla.; Eric Miller, of Richmond; his special cousin, Louise Miller Haynes, of Pulaski and his niece, Rebecca H. Harrison, of Ashburn; nephews, Jason Burke and wife, Julie Ann, of Rockwell, N.C.; James Burke and wife, Monica, of Huntersville, N.C.; W.J. Clark and his wife, Mary Jane, of Chicago, Ill.; Marshall Clark and his wife, Fele, of Virginia Beach, and Carrie Crosby and her husband, Ed, of Yorktown. The family would like to give special thanks to his church deacon, Larry Markham, the staff of the Virginia Veterans Care Center, and the staff of Good Samaritan Hospice for their loving care and concern during his illness.
A graveside service will be held in Thornspring Cemetery, Pulaski County at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2013 with Chaplain Marvin Barbre officiating. There will be no public visitation. The family asks that donations be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 2408 Electric Road, Roanoke, VA 24018.
Oakey’s South Chapel is handling funeral arrangements.