Mr. Miller was born in Greeneville, TN and the son of the late Lewellyn and Ruth Miller. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Donald Miller.
Mr. Miller retired from the Johnson City Fire Department after 33 ½ years, and a landlord for more than 50 years.
Mr. Miller was a United States Army Veteran.
Mr. Miller loved his animals.
Survivors include his wife, Maggie Collins Becker Miller; children, Kenneth Bradley Miller, James Thomas Clay, David Matthew Miller, Tina Gail Strickland, Gary Edward Becker and Michael Steven Miller; sister Barbara Campbell, daughters-in-law Helen Coy, and Bridget Clay; nephew, Daytona Fulwieler, brothers and sister-in-law, Junior and Connie Collins, Matthew Collins, Bennie Collins, Ronald Collins, and J.D. Collins.
A private graveside service was held by the family.
Condolences may be sent to the Miller family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, TN 753-3821