Mrs. Mernia Jean Milam, age 60, of Chipley, passed away Nov. 27, 2013 at Covenant Hospice Inpatient and Palliative Care Center in Panama City. She was born Feb. 24, 1953 in Ohio to the late Walter Scott Brooks and Lucille Francis Ours Brooks.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Milam was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Milam; daughter, Tammie Coatney and sister, Wilma Brooks.
Mrs. Milam is survived by two daughters, Angel Williams and husband Roger of Bonifay and Julie Milam of Chipley; one step-son, Kevin Newberry of Sunny Hills; five grandchildren, Danny Meier, Cristal Meier, Christopher Meier, Tyler Coatney and Chayce Williams and two sisters, Ethel Debussey and husband Jimmy of Jupiter and Wanda Raulerson of Jupiter.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 at The Church of Jesus Christ Caryville with the Rev. Ed Williams officiating. Interment followed in the Caryville City Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. Family received friends from 1 to 2 p.m., Sunday at The Church of Jesus Christ Caryville.