Donald "Don"'s Story
Donald Odie "Don" Miller, 74, of Cannelburg, went home to be with the Lord at 10:50 a.m. Sunday Dec. 31, 2017.
He was born in Martin County on June 7, 1943, to Odie and Clysta May (Stanley) Miller. He attended Alfordsville High School and retired from K and K Industries. To most of his friends and family he was known as Mr. Fixit. Being Mr. Fixit he had a great passion for tractors, working on his own or other family and friends' tractors, and just going to tractor shows. Being a great lover of the outdoors, he loved hunting, fishing, camping, and just spending time with family and friends around a good campfire laughing and telling stories. He was a member of Maranatha Tabernacle Assembly of God Church in Loogootee, were he enjoyed going to Bible study. He was a strong man in his faith in Jesus Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret E.(O'Brien) Miller, whom he married Oct. 3, 1962; two daughters, Shelly R. (Kenny) Humbert and Cherish O. Miller (Robert E. Gibson) of Washington; one son Donald Richard Miller (Patty Johnson) of French Lick; 10 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Virginia Hovis and Vera Carrico; and one brother, Glenn Miller.
Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Maranatha Tabernacle Assembly of God Church in Loogootee, with Pastor Duane Smith officiating. Burial will be in Truelove Cemetery in Loogootee. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday at the church.
Memorial donations may be given to the Tabernacle Assembly of God Church, 18880 U.S. 231 North, Loogootee, IN 47553.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.edleemortuary.com
Published on December 31, 2017