Wilma Lucille Miller, 87, of Greenville, S.C. passed away peacefully on March 12, 2013, at her sister's home, Joyce Mize, with family by her side.
Born in Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late Perry Dock Miller, Sr. and Tena Kirksey Miller.
Wilma was a loving sister and friend who will be greatly missed. She retired from J.C. Penney Co. as the personnel manager after 44 years of service and was a graduate of Parker High School. Wilma was a member of City View Baptist Church where she was very active until her health began to fail.
Survivors are four sisters, Dorothy McCoy, Lillian Wooten, Claudia Hughes and Joyce Mize.; five brothers, J. Wallace Miller (Frances), Perry D. Miller Jr. (Ruth), Rev. Dr. Robert M. "Bobby" Miller (Opal), W. Jerry Miller (Annette), and Gary B. Miller (Evelyn), numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brothers-in-law, Dave McCoy, Clyde Wooten, George "Ed" Hughes and J.W. Mize, and two nieces and two nephews.
She is at The Mackey Mortuary where the family will receive friends Thursday evening from 5:00 to 8:00pm.
Services will be Friday, March 15, at 2:00pm at City View Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park.
We wish to express special thanks to our niece, Tina McCoy, who has taken care of our sister for the last ten years of her declining health. Also thanks to Nikki and Lissa of Hospice Care of S.C.
Memorials may be made to the Champions for Christ Fund at City View Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mackeymortuary.com
The Mackey Mortuary.