Miller, N. Neal, Jr.

Retired From The Chattanooga Fire Department After Many Years

Friday, July 1, 2022
N. Neal Miller
N. Neal Miller

N. Neal Miller, Jr., 80, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2022, in a Stockbridge, Georgia hospital.

He was a firefighter for the Chattanooga Fire Department and retired after many years of service.

He was preceded in death by his father, Nathaniel Miller; mother, Emma Price Miller; devoted wife, Mildred Selena Miller; daughter-in-law, Karen Miller; maternal grandparents, Frank Brooks Price and Eliza McClendon.

Survivors include his sons, Michael L. Miller of Atlanta, GA and Brandon T. (Pauline) Miller of Hampton, GA; daughters, Lori M. Miller of Atlanta, GA and Fiona A. Davis of Chattanooga; 3 grandsons; sisters, Gloria Jean Twitty, Lena Miller, both of Chattanooga, Emma Jo Jordan of Knoxville, TN, Sandra Pitner of Soddy Daisy, TN, and Gwendolyn Miller of Chattanooga; sisters-in-law, Dorris Patton and Leola Richardson, both of Chattanooga; loving companion, Arlene “Pretty Girl” Baker; a host of loving nieces; great-nieces; great-nephews; cousins; devoted classmates who become friends; former coworkers and beloved friends.

Neal will lie in state on Friday, July 1, from 1-5 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be on Saturday, July 2, at noon in the chapel with Elder Charles L. Jackson as the eulogist.


Byrd, Barbara Sherrill

Merriman, Inez May

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