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 Oliver Miller, Jr

Oliver Miller, Jr

Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Death 25 Feb 2014 (aged 68)
Herrin, Williamson County, Illinois, USA
Burial Blairsville, Williamson County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 125670472 · View Source
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Oliver Miller, Jr., 68, of Zeigler, formerly of Cape Girardeau, MO and Murphysboro, IL, passed away at 9:23 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2014, at the Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Illinois.

Oliver was born on April 15, 1945, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Oliver Miller, Sr. and Imogene (Adams) Miller.

He worked at Tuck Tape Factory in Carbondale, where he met his wife Viola of 46 years, who left his side in 2012.

When he was not going to yard sales, he could be found with his grand kids.

He is survived by his daughter Sharon Partridge and her husband Jason of Zeigler;
three grandsons Dalton Miller, Joshua Partridge, and Jayden Miller;
and countless "adopted children " and grandchildren;
one brother Bill Miller and one sister Alice Kay Goodnight, both of Murphysboro;
three sister in laws Janet Hall, Jackie Tweedy and her husband Carl Tweedy, and Peggy Holland, all of Hurst-Bush;
one brother in law David Holland and his wife Sherry Holland, of Hurst-Bush;
23 nieces and nephews, and many great nieces and great nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife's parents Anna and Henry Holland, two brother in laws Richard Goodnight and J. C. Holland, and one sister in law Mary Baker.

Gravesite services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, February 28, 2014, at Blairsville Cemetery with Chester Wisely officiating with military services conducted by the American Legion Post # 127, V.F.W. Post # 7190 and 2605 and the Jackson County D.A.V. Chapter # 69. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery. For more information, please visit

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