Arthur Cornelius Miller Sr., age 91 of Surgoinsville, TN passed away Wednesday July 11, 2012. He attended Maryville College and serviced in the 8th Army Air force in WWII. He returned to graduate from the University of Tennessee in Agriculture. After graduation, he taught veterans and retired from AFG to become a full time farmer, raising Angus cattle on his family farm on the Holston River.
Arthur leaves his wife of 63 years, Virginia Shelton Miller; daughter: Sarah Miller Owens, husband Charles Owens of Manlius, NY; son: Arthur Miller, Jr. (Art) and wife Judy Miller of Knoxville; grandson: Aaron Owens of Denver; granddaughter: Catherine Owens of Boston and sister: Sally Bussell of Kingsport.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, July 14, 2012 at New Providence Cemetery, Surgoinsville with Walter Way officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the New Providence Presbyterian Church Cemetery Fund, Surgoinsville, TN.