December 17, 1937 - March 6, 2017
Wayne LeRoy Miller was born December 17, 1937 in Canadian County, OK to Arley and Iva Mae (Dunham) Miller. He passed away Monday, March 6, 2017 at his home in Geary, OK at the age of 79. Wayne graduated from Calumet High School. He married Carol Cearley on August 18, 1963 before moving to Rosamond, CA. In 1972 they returned to Oklahoma. On April 1, 1973 they purchased Miller's Market. During his 41 years in the grocery business, Wayne enjoyed making friends with every customer that walked through the door.
Wayne enjoyed working with horses his entire life. His favorite pastime was team roping and he spent many evenings in the roping arena. Wayne served in the United States Air Force Reserves from 1959-1965. He was a member of the Geary Chamber of Commerce, Geary Roping Club, and the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Calumet, OK.
Survivors Include: his wife, Carol Miller of Geary, OK, his children, Michael Miller and wife Beth of Haslet, TX, Kristy Mull of Geary, OK, and Wade Miller and wife Candi of Hinton, OK, his 7 grandchildren, Deidra Moore of Geary, OK, Jordan Harris and husband D.J. of Anchorage, AK, Jackson and Harrison Miller of Haslet, TX, Cade, Justice and Journey Miller of Hinton, OK, his 4 great grandchildren, Maycie and Weston Moore of Calumet, OK, Leighton and Brazleigh Bloxham of Enid, OK, his sister, Ruby Paulk of Yukon, OK, as well as several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Arley and Iva Miller, his siblings, Robert Miller, Ralph Miller, Dorothy McCoy, Opal Buser, and Mary Bradford.
Wake: Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Thursday, 7:00 PM, March 9, 2017, Calumet, OK
Services: Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Friday, 10:00 AM, March 10, 2017, Calumet, OK
Officiating: Rev. John Peter Swaminathan
Burial: Geary Cemetery, Geary, OK entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Geary, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org, turnerfh.net, or you can find us on facebook.com (Turner Funeral Homes).