Mr. Miller was born Oct. 12, 1927 in Ashe County, a son of the late Otto Patrick Miller and Bessie Edith Greene Miller. He was a retired sawmill owner and operator.
Mr. Miller is survived by his wife, Freda Scott Miller of the home; one sister, Nina Greene of Deep Gap; and one brother, Ray S. Miller and wife, Wilma, of Kernersville. He is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Ruby Miller; three brothers, Lee, Claude, and Stanley Miller; and one brother-in-law, Riley Greene.
Funeral services for Mr. James H. Miller were conducted Sunday afternoon, April 25, at 3 p.m. at Zion United Methodist Church. The body lay in state at the church from 1:30 until 3 p.m. Officiating were Dr. Dwayne Ratcliffe, the Rev. John Elledge, and the Rev. Keith Miller. Burial followed in the Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery.
The family received friends Sunday afternoon, from 1:30-3 p.m. at the church, prior to the service.
Flowers are appreciated, or memorial contributions may be made to Zion United Methodist Church, 303 Zion Methodist Church Road, Todd, NC 28684.
The family respectfully requests no food.
Online condolences may be sent to the Miller family at www.hamptonfuneralservice.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.