|Birth: ||Jan. 12, 1930|
|Death: ||Dec. 19, 2008, USA|
Donna Jean Phelps Miller, 78, passed away Dec.19 after a battle with long-term illness.
She was born Jan. 12, 1930, in Las Vegas, Nev., to Reed Robert Phelps and Stella Melissa Mason. She married William B. Miller Oct. 11, 1947, in Blue Diamond, Nevada, and later solemnized in the Los Angeles Temple.
They had six children, five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Donna is survived by her husband of 61 years, Basil Miller; children, Stephen B. Miller of Wrightway, Calif., Jeffrey R. Miller of Midland, Texas, Ginger (Steven) Russel of Bakersfield, Calif., Julie (Jon) Snyder of Vernal, Christopher A. Miller of Vernal, and Ronald R. (Shelly) Miller of Lakebay, Wash.
She was a very kind and caring person and liked to help others whenever possible. She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed sewing. She also was a terrific grandma to all her grandchildren and enjoyed having them visit when they were in town. She never was known to complain when she didn't feel well and always had a smile on her face. Mom cherished her friends and loved to have company and especially loved working and serving in the Vernal Temple for seven years and for three years in the Las Vegas Temple.
She was preceded in death by her parents and by her brother, Ray Phelps of Virginia.
Funeral services were held Dec. 23 at the Thomson- Blackburn Vernal Mortuary.
Burial was in the Vernal Memorial Park under the direction of Thomson-Blackburn Vernal Mortuary.
-Vernal Express, December 30, 2008
William Basil Miller (1921 - 2012)*
Christopher Alan Miller (1960 - 2013)*
Vernal Memorial Park
Created by: Rhonda
Record added: Dec 30, 2008
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