Horace Gilmore Miller

Birth
Bridgewater, Rockingham County, Virginia, USA
Death 13 Aug 2009 (aged 93)
Charlottesville, Charlottesville City, Virginia, USA
Burial Mount Solon, Augusta County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 40684331 · View Source
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Horace Gilmore Miller, 93, of Charlottesville passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2009.

Horace was born on April 11, 1916, in Bridgewater.

He attended Bridgewater College and then joined the Merchant Marines serving for 10 years and traveling to 97 different countries. He was Superintendent of Water and Gas Works in Charlottesville and retired in July of 1981, after 30 years of service.

He loved golf, flying, photography, traveling and visiting his many nieces and nephews. He was also a Shriner for many years.

Horace is survived by his sister, Arlene Brown Miller.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Cynthia Shields Miller; two brothers, Willard M. Miller and Ray B. Miller; and two sisters, Vera Casey and Esther Foster.

A special thanks goes to two dear friends who lovingly cared for him, Clair Ross Cronmiller and Rose Ross.

A graveside service was conducted by the Reverend Patrick Pettit, Sunday, August 16, 2009, at the Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery.


Arrangements by Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater.



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  • Created by: A. L. Parrish
  • Added: 14 Aug 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 40684331
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Horace Gilmore Miller (11 Apr 1916–13 Aug 2009), Find a Grave Memorial no. 40684331, citing Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mount Solon, Augusta County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by A. L. Parrish (contributor 46498466) .