Obituary: Robert E. Miller

November 2, 1931 – September 1, 2020

Robert E. Miller, 88, of Mitchell, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born November 2, 1931, in Williams, he was the son of Barney and Roxie (King) Miller.  He married Donna Jean Mundy November 27, 1952, and she preceded him in death August 7, 2012.

Bob retired from Carpenter Body Works in 1993 with 42 years of service and was a farmer. He was a 1951 graduate of Huron High School, a member of the Mitchell Church of Christ and attended the Orleans Church of Christ.  He was a devoted husband and father.

Bob was a U. S. Army veteran of the Korean War.

Survivors include his son, Michael B. Miller of Bedford; grandchildren, Cody (Keisha) Reathaford, Jake (Lori) Williams, Jessica Williams; great-grandchildren, Lexi, Brady, Hunter, Isla; sisters, Ishmael Baker of Seymour, Sue Beasley of Mitchell                  

His parents; wife; daughter, Renee Reathaford; and siblings, Harold R. Miller, Lester Miller, Orville Miller, Marvin Miller, Norman Miller, and Jeraldine Bex, preceded him in death.

Family and friends will gather at noon on Saturday, September 5,  at Port William Cemetery for a graveside service at 1:00 p.m. Brother Mike Davis will officiate.

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