A Celebration of Life for longtime Lamar resident, Barney C. Miller will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, August 18, 2012 at the Lamar First Presbyterian Church with Reverend Rory Gillespie officiating. Interment will be held at 1:00 PM, Friday, August 17, 2012 at Ft. Lyon National Cemetery in Ft. Lyon, Colorado. The committal service will be under the auspices of the Lamar Masonic Lodge and the Lamar VFW Post #3621 and the American Legion Post #71.
Visitation for Mr. Miller will be held from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM Thursday, August 16, 2012 and Friday from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM at the Peacock Funeral Home.
Barney was born on November 16, 1921 at Alvord, Texas to John Andrew and Gussie O’Dena (Dyess) Miller and passed away following a brief illness at Parkview Hospital in Pueblo, CO on August 14, 2012 at the age of 90.
He is preceded in death by his wife Beaulah M. Miller on November 23, 2002, parents and his brothers John, Harrell, Harmon and Bobby Miller.
Barney is survived by his children; Terry (Ann) Miller of Healy, Alaska, Cheryn Miller-Crock(Dennis Crock) of Thornton, CO and John (Debbie) Miller of Flagstaff, AZ. He is also survived his grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Lamar First Presbyterian Church, Shriners Children Hospital, Lamar Masonic Lodge Scholarship, or to the March of Dimes either directly or through the funeral home office.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Peacock Family. For online condolences please visit our website at www.peacockfuneralhome.com
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