Miller, Geneva Pauline (Cleveland)

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Geneva Miller
Geneva Miller

Geneva Pauline Miller, 83, born on December 21, 1933, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, October 14, 2017, in a local hospital.

She was of the Christian faith and part of United Christian Church. She was loved by her family and friends.

Mrs. Miller was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Raymond Miller Sr.; her parents, Clarence and Lillian Smith; three children, Billy Raymond Miller Jr. and his wife, Barbara Miller, and Sandra Smith; one grandson, Raymond Miller; two brothers, Benjamin Smith and Paul Smith; as well as one sister, Linda Hollums.

She is survived by her children: Diane Miller and Greg Miller (Wanda), both of Cleveland; son-in-law, Ron Smith, of Cornelius, NC; 14 grandchildren, Shannon Milstead, Jennifer Dilbeck (Joe), Michelle Carroll (Ken), Stacey Elrod (Jody), David Gibson (Sharon), all of Cleveland, Donald Gibson and Susan Peters of Imlay City, MI, Christina Gibson and David Meade, of Cornelius, NC, Tabatha Miller, Blake Miller, of Benton, TN, Leticia Burgner, of Cleveland; one sister, Mary Leon, of Cleveland; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great-grandchildren, and friends.

A private celebration of life service is planned for Saturday, Oct. 21, at 4:30 p.m. at her granddaughter's house.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Geneva and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfuneals.com.

Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Miller family with these arrangements.


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