U.S. Army Ret. LTC Danny Cecil Miller, 75, of Fayetteville, NC passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at his home.
Mr. Miller was born on March 27, 1942 in Tallahassee, FL. He was a graduate of University of Florida at Tampa. He entered the military in 1963 and retired with the rank of LTC in 1993. He served his country for 29 years with honor. During his time of service he received a Purple Heart, four Bronze Stars, Vietnam Service Medal with five Service Stars and other numerous medals and commendations.
He is preceded in death by his father, U.S. Air Force Ret. Willie Cecil Miller.
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Charline Miller of the home; a daughter, Amber Miller and son, Bryan Miller; stepchildren, Sabrina Ross and husband Dan, Kimberley Bledsoe and husband Kenneth, Shannon Russell and husband David, Jason Fowler and wife Eve; grandchildren, Alex Miller, Tyler Hovis, Daniel Ross and wife Cara, Lauren Ross, Natalie Zoldy and husband Jesse, Hunter Bledsoe, Elle Russell, Grant Russell, Aden Fowler, and Garrett Fowler; mother, Mabel Jeanette Lawson Miller (95 years old); brother, James B. Miller, sister, Mary Owen and husband Hugh; niece, Ashley Miller, nephew, Stephen Bivins; sister-in-law, Dorothy Riddle and husband Edward.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Snyder Memorial Baptist Church in the gathering hall from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Funeral service will follow in the sanctuary at 11:00 a.m. The service will be officiated by Dr. John Cook with full military honors.
Recommend contributions may be made to Fayetteville Area Operation Inasmuch, 531 Hillsboro St., Fayetteville, NC 28301-4634 or Samaritan's Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607, in lieu of flowers if desired.
Services are entrusted to Sullivan's Highland Funeral Service & Crematory, Inc. of Fayetteville, NC.