Joyce Miller

Obituary of Joyce Carolyn Miller


Joyce G. Miller, age 74, died Saturday, June 16, 2018 at her home.

She was born on December 30, 1943 in Eckman West Va. to the late Edward and Beulah Gibson. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 51 years, Virgil Miller, and her brother, Billy Gibson.

Joyce was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a long-time member of the First United Methodist Church, where she was involved in several women's groups. Joyce held a variety of jobs within in the community before she retired from the Smyth County Treasurer's office. She enjoyed shopping, traveling, seeing plays, and playing Bunco with her friends.

She is survived by one daughter, Carolyn Hubbard and husband, Brian of Gate City, Va.; two sons, Brad Miller and wife, Melissa, and Mark Miller and wife, Crystal, all of Marion Va.; one sister, Linda Johnson and husband, Ben of Kingsport, Tenn.; two brothers, Robert Gibson and wife, Nancy of Fredericksburg, Va., and George Gibson and wife, Sarah of Kingsport, Tenn.; grandchildren, Brandon Jones and wife, Sheena, Adam Jones, Allison Jones, Brian Miller, Alexius Hess, Allison Doss, Mark Miller II, and Lauren Hubbard; great-grandchildren, Dayton Jones, Eli Jones, Hunter Jones, and Jackson Hess; several nieces and nephews; and a large, loving extended family and circle of friends.

Funeral Services will be held Monday, June 18, 2018 at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, Marion, Va. with Reverend David Woody officiating. Graveside service will be Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Rose Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 5 until 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at Seaver-Brown Funeral Service and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Joyce G. Miller.