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Friday, August 1, 2003

Wynemah Lucille Miller, 93, of Clay City, died at Friday, Aug. 1, 2003, at 6 a.m. at Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer.

She was born on June 22, 1911, in Clay County, south of Brazil. She is the daughter of Lewis Edward and Vallie Trout Mayrose, who preceded her in death.

She graduated from Staunton High School in 1928 and the Indiana State Teachers College in 1930. She received her bachelor's degree in 1960. She taught elementary school at Clay City, Staunton and Coalmont before retiring in 1971. She was a volunteered as a librarian at Clay City Elementary School for 5 years.

On Aug. 8, 1943, she married Raymond A. Miller at Ft. McClellan, Ala. He preceded her in death on April 18, 1981.

She was a member of the former 8th Street United Methodist Church and she taught the Kings Daughters Sunday School class. She is a present member of the 1st United Methodist Church in Clay City. She was also a member of the Indiana and Clay County Retired Teacher Association.

Survivors include her two brothers, Robert Mayrose and wife Josephine of Clay City and Jack Mayrose and wife Madonna of Brazil; four nieces are Linda Bland of Avon, Corlene Parr of Brazil, Raeann Parr of Brazil and Cheryl Wellman of Clay City; and one nephew, James Mayrose of Clay City.

Graveside services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Maple Grove Cemetery, Clay City, with the Rev. John Like officiating. Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home in Clay City.

The family requests that memorials be made to the 1st United Methodist Church Building Fund, 610 Washington St., Clay City, IN 47841. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.