Maudeen "Deen" Miles(1926 - 2013)

Maudeen "Deen" Miles 87 of Graceville passed away, Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 at Signature Health Care of North Florida in Graceville. Ms. Deen was born in Geneva County, Ala., on June 23, 1926 to the late Albert Spurgeon and Mamie Carroll Skinner. Ms. Deen was a dedicated helpmate to the love of her life, her late husband Otis Seabron Miles, Sr. Together they opened the Western Auto and then renamed the store to Miles Furniture with the slogan "A little out of the way, but a lot less to pay!" Beloved mother grandmother, sister and aunt, Ms. Deen was a member of New Hope Assembly of God Church.
Preceded in death by her husband; parents and brother Horace Skinner.
She is survived by her devoted children, Seabron Miles, Jr. and wife Sharon, Graceville and Gerald Miles and wife Judi, Panama City; brother, Dwight Skinner (Wanda), Duncan, Oka.; grandchildren, Seab Miles (Summer), Shane Miles (Dana), Kim Peaden (Kevin), Jerritt Miles and Jonathan Miles (Amanda); great grandchildren, Alyssa Miles, Zak Miles, Seth Miles, Kelsey Peaden, Kade Peaden, Cole Miles, Andrew King, Audrey Ketchem and Alex Ann Ketchem and one great great grandson, Landon Miles.
Funeral service was at 10 a.m., Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 at New Hope Assembly of God Church. Burial followed in the church cemetery with James & Lipford Funeral Home in Graceville directing. Family received friends at the funeral home Sunday, from 4 to 6 p.m. Expressions of sympathy can be made at

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James & Lipford Funeral Home
5390 Cotton Street  Graceville, FL 32440
(850) 263-3238
Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Sept. 25, 2013