Alonzo Miles(1940 - 2013)

Alonzo Leon Miles, Jr. II

Crisfield— Alonzo Miles, Jr. Age 72, AKA "LIL" June, and "Tight Man" departed this life on February 2, 2013 at Coastal Hospice, Salisbury, MD.

Born on July 21, 1940 to the late Ella Miles and Alonzo Leon Miles, Sr. He was preceded in death by his two beloved sisters Bertie and Elizabeth; two brothers William (Bobby) and Lloyd.

Alonzo served in the U.S. Air Force, worked as a transmission technician at AAMCO and later with Campbell Soup Co., for many years, he spent his retirement years as a advid Hot Rodder, racing his Dodge Charge "Bullet" at U.S. 13 Dragway and enjoyed being a mechanic.

He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Dorothy Ann Miles (Ms. Dot); daughter Carol Miles; sons Alonzo Miles, Jr. III, Jerry Miles (Kristen), Ivan Miles (Shannon), Jeffrey Miles, Andre Johnson, Anthony Milbourene, Timothy Milbourne; 3 sisters, Pauline Jackson (Shanley), Ella Louise Miles, Hazel Cropper, as well as many grandchildren, great grand children, nieces, nephews and dear friends.

A viewing will be held at Highway Holiness Church Crisfield, MD,on Friday, February 8, 2013 from 6pm-8pm and funeral service on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11am also at the church.

Funeral arrangements are being handles by being handled by Bennie Smith Funeral Home-Princess Anne

Published in The Daily Times on Feb. 7, 2013