|Birth: ||Oct. 27, 1934|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 2007|
Born the daughter of Mildred Trussell and Bernard Frye, Barbara married Frank Miller, Jr. on August 22, 1953. They produced five children and divorced in 1978. Barb led a full rich life, was loved and respected, and is missed by her family and friends.
"Barbara Dabney Frye Miller, 72, died September 21, 2007. She will be remembered for her positive, outgoing personality and the way she made others feel at ease, genuinely listening to each person, whether they were a life-long friend or casual aquaintance. Born in Akron, October 27, 1934, Barbara graduated from Buchtel Hugh School and attended Duke University and the University of Akron, becoming a member of Delta Gamma Fraternity. While reaising five children, she volunteered in activities ranging from Girl Scout Leader to WITAN member to Akron Bar Association Auxilliary member and past president. After many years behind the scenes for local, state and national Republican candidates, in 1975 she became the full time administrative assistant to the Summit County Republican Party Chairman. She has been delegate to the National Republican Party Convention, a member and Vice Chairman of the Summit County Woman's Chairwoman and Chairwoman Emeritus. In 1980 she began an 11 year tenure as baliff to Judge James Murphy. From 1992 to her retirement in 2002, she worked as Supervisor of the Civil Division of the Akron Municipal Clerk of Courts office.
Barb was proceed in death by parents, Bernard C. Frye and Mildred Trussell Frye and daughter, Frances Miller. She is survived byd aughters, Debby Bent and Ginny McKelvey; sons, Jeff (Cheryl) and Christopher Miller; grandchildren, Amy and Andrew Bent, Jessica and Melissa Miller, Michael and Ally McKelvey; and great-grandson, Jacob Miller; sister, Nancy Beecher and family; and brother, Bernard C, Frye II (Karen) and family."
Akron Beacon Journal, Sept. 27, 2007; B7:3
Frank Joseph Miller (1927 - 1992)*
Frances Marie Miller (1954 - 2006)*
Holy Cross Cemetery
Created by: Dabparis
Record added: Jan 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83457371
Sleep in heavenly peace.|
Added: Jun. 16, 2014
Rest in peace, Aunt Barbara.|
Added: Jan. 14, 2012