Carl C. Miller, 83, of Brazil, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2003, at 10:10 a.m. in Cloverleaf Healthcare. He had been a resident there for only a few days.
Born March 21, 1920, in Brazil, he was the son of Charles and Elsie Mace Miller.
He attended Brazil High School and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
He worked as a truck driver for Eastern Express and Roadway Express and was a member of the Teamsters Union.
After retiring from trucking, he worked as a guard at Putnamville Correctional Facility.
He was a past commander of VFW 1127 and a member of American Legion Post 2.
He was an avid golfer for many years and enjoyed fishing and rabbit hunting.
Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Kimberly Miller of Brazil; a stepdaughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and Bill Hughes of West Terre Haute; four grandchildren, Shelby Burgeron and husband David, Bryar Miller, Luke Miller and Robyn Purddy and husband Alan; four great-grandchildren, David Michael Burgeron, Katie Lou, Gage Tad and Michael William.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Louise Foor Miller; a sister, Clara Griffth; six brothers, Herbert Miller, Benny Miller, Gene Miller, Wallace Miller, Clarence Miller and Herman Miller.
Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at French Funeral Home with burial in Summit Lawn Cemetery.
Military Graveside Services will be provided by American Legion Post 2 and VFW 1127.
Visitation will be Monday, 4-8 p.m. and again Tuesday prior to services.
Military walk-in will be at 6:30 p.m. today.
Light a candle in his memory at www.frenchfuneralhome.com.