Loy Dean Miller, 87, of Temple, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2023. He was born on July 27, 1936 to the late William Claude Miller and the late Lucille Haley Miller.
Loy was a member of the Masonic Lodge (Beulah 698). He enjoyed raising cows and farming. Loy loved his grandkids and his great grandkids. He retired from General Motors after 31 years of service. One of Loy’s favorite hobbies was woodworking. Loy loved his church, where he faithfully served as a deacon for many years. Loy especially loved his wife, Doris, whom he spent 67 wonderful years with.
In addition to his parents, Loy is preceded in death by his brothers, Foster Miller and Larry Miller; great grandson, William Dunmire.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Doris Ellison Miller; children, Marvin (Teresa) Miller, Philip Miller and Tracy, Karen Miller and Rick Radley, Arleen Shoemake, Daryl (Amy) Miller; grandchildren, Randall Kenneth (Mary Kea) Miller, Sawyer Keith (Alexandra) Miller, Jordan Kelly (Taylor) Miller, Dusty, Michael, Casey, Joseph “Joey” Daniel (Kristi) Hulsey, Ryan Loy Radley, Charles “Chas” (Brittany) Smith, Kayla (Zackary) Blackburn, Madison Marie Miller, Marissa Marie Miller, Liam Daryl Miller; great grandchildren, Ellison, Wyatt, Cole, Levi, Baby Riley Grace (coming 2024), Madi, Trevor, Valorie, Haley, Michael, Dawson, Jordan, Chipper, Aisling, Nevaeh Hall, Brayden Blackburn, Addison, Rylee Rose Blackburn.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 5, 2023 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home Villa Rica Chapel. Mr. Miller will lie in state on Monday, November 6, 2023 at Concord Baptist Church from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM. The funeral service will be held on Monday, November 6, 2023 at 2:00 PM at Concord Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.
Messages of condolence may be sent to www.jones-wynn.com Jones-Wynn Funeral Home Inc. and Cremation Services of Villa Rica is in charge of the arrangements. 770-459-3694