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Ray D. MIller

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Funeral services for Ray D. Miller, 82, of Sulphur Springs will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, in Central Baptist Church with the Rev. Bruce Stinson, Dr. Juan Harrison and Randy Miller officiating.

Interment will follow at Mahoney Cemetery with Butch McIllwain, Dusty McIllwain, Eugene McIllwain, Ray Petty, Craig Buck, Dewayne Brzeski and Jimmy Beck serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Delvin Fitzgerald, Doyle Starrett, Dennis Jordan, J. R. Jones and James Loveless.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

Ray D. Miller died at Hopkins County Memorial Hospital, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, after enduring a long-standing heart condition.

He was born in Brashear on Nov. 5, 1931, the son of John Gilbert Miller and Maudie Morehead Miller.

He married Wilma Sue McIllwain at Mahoney on July 8, 1956. She survives.

He was a retired dairyman and a lifelong member of Central Baptist Church, where he had served as a trustee and treasurer. He also served on the North Hopkins Water Board and the Mahoney Cemetery Association Board.

Other survivors include three daughters, Letha Denene Miller Bowen and husband, Chris, of Tyler, Angela Gayle Miller Hansen and husband, Fred, of Arvada, Colo., and Amy Diane Miller Gregg and husband, Brian, of Chandler; grandchildren Caleb Ray Miller, Claudia Lauren Bowen and Elias Gregg; great-grandchild Brynlee Rae Miller; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Doyle Miller and Harold Miller; infant daughter, Karen Reneé Miller; and infant great-granddaughter, Lila Grace Miller.

  Memorials may be made to Mahoney Cemetery Association, 40 CR 2310, Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482 and/or Central Baptist Church, 840 Connally St., Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482.

The online register can be signed at murrayorwosky.com.

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