AMerican Veteran 12

MSGT James Monroe Miller, Jr.

January 1, 1947 ~ June 8, 2022 (age 75)




Born January 1st 1947 in Louisville, Kentucky

Passed away June 8 2022 at the age of 75 in his home of Crestwood, Kentucky


Lonnie Phelps and Edna Phelps help raised him in Somerset, KY. Sargent James M Miller Jr served in the U.S. ARMY for 34 years. James enjoyed painting French portraits, wood working, cooking, westerns and driving with his puppies. He was a Johnny Cash fan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James M Miller Sr and Carolyn Miller and his son, Joseph M. Miller.


Survivors include his Wife Marcella Miller

Son : Tim Miller

Daughters : Kimberly Miller, Kelly Miller

Grandchildren: Caleb Miller, Shelby Shofner, Kaylin Blankenship, Spencer Shofner, Justin Miller, Nathaniel Blankenship

Great Grandchild: Roseleigh Miller

Sister Sheila Cook spouse Marty Cook

Sister Susan Bush spouse Larry Bush

Sister Mercedes Frame

Aunt Donna Jones

Uncle Cecil & Aunt Dot Phelps

Funeral Services with Military Rites will be held on Thursday, June 16, 2022, at 6PM at Louisville Memorial Gardens Funeral Home East, 11601 Ballardsville Road.  Visitation will be from 4PM until service time at the funeral home.

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Memorial Tree
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June 16, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Louisville Memorial Gardens East

Funeral Service
June 16, 2022

6:00 PM
Louisville Memorial Gardens East

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