|Birth: ||Aug. 27, 1895|
|Death: ||Oct. 2, 1965|
Thanks to Richard Thomas Shields, the g-grandson of Thomas & Sallie Shields, for providing these nice photos.
Saleta was the daughter of Thomas Lafayette & Sarah Ann Priscilla (Stansell) Shields. She married William Ernest Miller in Denison, Grayson Co, TX on April 7, 1918.
Dora May (Wise) Miller, wife of Ernest Clyde Miller & daughter-in-law of Saleta, said that she enjoyed being around her mother & father-in. They were a pleasant couple who were easy-going & mild-mannered.
Saleta died almost three years before her husband.
Sept. 30, 1965
MRS. SALETA I. MILLER OF WESTMINSTER DIES
McKinney - Mrs. Saleta I Miller, 70, of Westminster died Saturday at Sherman Community Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Turrentine-Jackson Funeral Home.
Surviving are her husband, William E. Miller; two sons, Clyde Miller of Guymon, Okla., and Hugh Miller of Virginia; two dautghters, Mrs. Henry Boswell of Fort Worth & Mrs. Louis Roberts; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. T.L. Risner of Oklahoma & Mrs. Carl McDaniels of Petersburg, Tex.
Source: Obituary provided by Dora May Miller
Name: Saleta I. Miller
Death date: 02 Oct 1965
Death place: Sherman, Grayson, Texas
Race or color (on document): white
Age at death: 70 years
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 27 Aug 1895
Marital status: Married
Father's name: T. L. Shields
Mother's name: Sarah Stansel
Residence: Westminister, Collin, Texas
Cemetery name: Elm Grove
Burial place: Collin County, Texas
Film number: 2117865
Digital GS number: 4028281
Image number: 160
Reference number: certificate # 63653
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
Thomas Lafayette Shields (1858 - 1936)
Sarah Ann Priscilla Stansell Shields (1866 - 1925)
William Earnest Miller (1888 - 1968)
Billie Jo Miller (1922 - 1932)*
Ernest "Clyde" Miller (1925 - 2006)*
Mary Louise Miller Roberts (1926 - 1995)*
Hugh Darrell Miller (1932 - 1997)*
Claude D'Ampert Shields (1884 - 1962)*
Francis Marion Shields (1886 - 1963)*
Jesse Lafayette Shields (1893 - 1944)*
Saleta Iola Shields Miller (1895 - 1965)
Caroline Elizabeth Shields McDaniel (1898 - 1977)*
Elm Grove Cemetery
Maintained by: Virginia Brown
Originally Created by: Will & Shelly
Record added: Aug 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6717658