Jerry Miller, age 73, Erwin, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at his residence while he was surrounded by his loving family. He is a son of the late Charlie and Edna Stallard Miller. Jerry lived most of his life in Erwin.
He was a United States Army Veteran, where he served his country honorably in the 771st Maintenance Division. Jerry graduated from Steed College. He retired from NN Incorporated after twenty-seven years of service where he worked as a Sales Manager.
He was a member of the Silvis Masonic Lodge #0898 F&AM, Johnson City VFW Post #2108 and the Erwin Elks Club #1985. Jerry loved going to his cabin, fishing trips to Canada, playing golf, cooking, listening to classic 50’s-60’s music and watching Tennessee Vols Football.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Billy and Bobby Miller; his twin sister, Janice Jessee and sister, Juanita Hopson.
Jerry leaves behind to cherish many wonderful memories, his wife of fifty-four years, Wanda Laws Miller; two sons: Jerry Miller (Margaret) and their children, Unicoi, Joey Miller (Sandra), Jonesborough; one daughter, Jennifer Calhoun (Casey), Jonesborough; one sister, Betty Scalf, Elizabethton; his special friends, Colin and Pam Bunn, and his buddies of the Trails End Cabin and Gun Club; his cat, Buddy; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Jerry’s family will have a private memorial service at a later date. Friends and family are welcome to visit Jerry’s family at their residence.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Miller family at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com
Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Miller family. (423) 743-1380.