Joyce Miller

August 9, 1927November 6, 2012

Joyce Miller, age 85 of Homer passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at the V.A. Medical Center in Battle Creek, Michigan. He was born in 1927 to Green and Georgie Ann Miller in Waldo, Kentucky. In 1948 he married Loretta Risner who survives.

Joyce was in the Army during Korean conflict. He had worked for Union Steel for 30 years before his retirement. He was an avid member of Christ Apostolic Church, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on small engines, watching his grandkids play sports and just being will all of his grandkids.

Joyce is survived by: Wife- Loretta Miller of Homer Daughters- Cheryl (Ralph) Connor of Martin, Tennessee Roxanne Ellsworth of Homer Sheila (Walt) Mansfield of Homer Jill (Andrew) Richards of Pittsford Son- Ron Miller of Homer (14) Grandchildren (50) Great Grandchildren (4) Great Great Grandchildren Sisters- Mary Rose Castle of Waldo, Kentucky Eva Marie Bailey of Princeton, WVA

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, sisters, granddaughter Carolyn Connor and a great grandchild Sierra Ellsworth

Visitation for family and friends will be Friday, November 9, 2012 from 2:00-4:00 P.M. and 6:00-8:00 P.M. at the J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, 811 Finley Drive, Albion, MI. 49224. Funeral Service will be Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 12:00 P.M. at the Christ Apostolic Church, 501 N. Superior Street, Albion, Michigan 49224 with Pastor David Trammell officiating. Burial will be at Albion Memory Gardens, Albion, Michigan.

Assistance with Memorial Contributions to: V.A. Medical Center or Christ apostolic Church is available at the funeral home


  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 10, 2012

Joyce Miller

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November 9, 2012

Sorry for the lost of your husband,father and grand father from the family of Rosie and Herman Hackworth

November 9, 2012

What a beautiful legacy he has. We can now rejoice on his homegoing! No more sickness, no more pain. Our prayers are with you all.
Ricardo & Jennifer Medina

November 9, 2012

So sorry for your loss, We remember Joyce when we lived in Homer years ago, Dad always thought highly of him, our prayers are with you... Elmer Hackworth family.

debbie rodriguez

November 9, 2012

You will always live in our hearts and prayers.

November 9, 2012

To the Miller family; So sorry for your loss. May you find comfort knowing your father is resting in heaven. In Christ, Jim Sober

Raymond and Sandra Courter Sr.

November 8, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Miller family today, and in the day's ahead. We send our heartfelt sympathy to Roxanne and children/grandchildren at this very difficult time. May your father, grandfather, and great grandfather rest in peace. Cherish your wonderful memories. Sincerely, Sandra and Ray Courter Sr.

November 8, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with you this very difficult time.

Tammy Robson

Luke Hunt

November 7, 2012

God be with you all; May he be your comfort and strength! We are praying for you that God give you peace!

Luke Hunt