Frieda Louise Miles

Mrs. Frieda Louise Miles

Funeral services for Mrs. Frieda Louise Miles, 90, of Monroe, LA, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, December 15, 2013, in the chapel of Mulhearn Funeral Home, Sterlington Road, Monroe, with Rev. Mark Fenn officiating. Interment will follow in the Riverview Cemetery in Monroe, LA.

Mrs. Miles was born on December 19, 1922 in Leesville, LA and passed away on December 13, 2013 in Pineville, LA. She was a retired Elementary School Teacher, teaching in the Orleans Parish School System for a number of years. Mrs. Miles received her Bachelor's Degree from NLU and her Master's Degree from Tulane University. She served on the Board of Directors for Tulane University for a number of years. Mrs. Miles was a member of First Baptist Church of West Monroe, where she taught Sunday School for many years. She loved to travel with her husband and family. They went to many different parts of the world including Singapore, Indonesia, Africa, and Saudi Arabia. She is preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Haywood Brinson Miles, Jr. and by her parents, Benjamin Harvey and Ida Elizabeth Welch; and brother, Benjamin Welch.

Survivors include her children, Haywood Brinson Miles III and wife, Carol; David Lionel Miles and wife, Terry; Cassandra Louise Miles and Byron Douglas Miles, Sr. and wife, Brenda; 12 grandchildren and many great grandchildren with one on the way; 2 sisters, Jackie Venable and Lynn Mullins; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Byron Miles, Jr., Dylan Saucier, Robert Vanderwaters, Michael Mullins, Dale Rawls, and Roy Hardy.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 P.M. until Service Time on Sunday at Mulhearn Funeral Home, Sterlington Road, Monroe, LA.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church West Monroe.

Online Registry/Condolences:

Mulhearn Funeral Home

Sterlington Road

Monroe, LA

Funeral Home

Mulhearn Funeral Home Inc
2308 Sterlington Rd Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 323-0505

Published in The News Star on Dec. 15, 2013