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Published May 17th, 2012 10:20 pm

Bud “B.J.” Miller, 25, Sulphur Springs, went home to be with the Lord at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 16, following a brief illness.
Bud was born in Johnson City and had spent his life in this area.
He was preceded in death by his step-grandfather, Dennis Sherfey; grandparents, Oda and Gladys Miller; grandmother, Louise Holland; and aunts, Lorenia Rosenbaum and Betty Lou Holland.
Bud is survived by his wife, Cynthia Henry Miller, of Franklin, NC; children, Brandon Miller and Summer Miller, of Franklin, NC; mother, Penny Garland; step-grandparents, Dewey and May Garland, of Roan Mountain, TN; stepfather, Stephen Garland, of Roan Mountain, TN; stepmother, Alice Hamilton Miller, of Bristol, VA; two brothers, Daniel Lee Miller, of Jonesborough, TN, and J.B. Miller, of Roan Mountain, TN; three stepsisters, Teresa Harrington, of Bristol, VA, Lisa Keith, of Castlewood, VA, and Melissa Mullins, of Castlewood, VA; three stepbrothers, Dwayne Hamilton, of Castlewood, VA, Corey Garland, of Roan Mountain, TN, and Nicholas Oaks, of Roan Mountain, TN; grandfather, Vestil “Bud” Holland Sr.; grandmother, Peggy Sherfey; step-grandmother, Phyllis Holland; special foster grandparents, Roy and Elsie Whitaker; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at on Friday, May 18th, from 6-9:00 p.m. at Hamlett-Dobson, Fall Branch.
Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, May 19th, at 2:00 p.m. at the Hamlett-Dobson Fall Branch Chapel with Rev. Charlie Byrd and Rev. Teddy Phillips officiating.
Interment will follow the service at Bacon-Kincheloe Cemetery. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may make contributions to the family to assist in their funeral expenses.
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Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Fall Branch is serving the family of Bud “B.J.” Junior Miller.