Cecil Ray "Buddy" Miller
1950 - 2021
BORN
1950
DIED
2021
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CECIL "Buddy" RAY MILLER, 71 passed away after a long battle with cancer August 27, 2021. He was a veteran of the US Navy, serving on the USS Kitty Hawk during the Vietnam Campaign. His interest in cars and their mechanics begin at an early age which turned into his lifelong career as a Certified ASE Automotive Mechanic, from which he retired. He was originally from Hot Springs, AR and was a graduate of Hot Springs High School Class of 1968.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Fred E. Miller, Sr. and Grace Ann Miller. He is survived by his brothers, Fred E. Miller, Jr. (Donna), and Gary G. Miller, his former wife of 25 years, Carolyn Miller, special friends, Debbie and Tony Rachilla ; nieces, Traci Organ (Bobby), and Melissa Rachilla; great nieces, Shelby and Haley Organ; nephews, Todd Miller (Christie), Anthony Rachilla, and great nephew Joshua Miller.

He will receive military honors prior to interment at West TN State Veterans Cemetery, Memphis, TN.

Services entrusted to Bartlett-Heritage Funeral Home & Cremation
(901) 372-5555 bartlettheritage.com

Published by The Daily Memphian on Sep. 16, 2021.
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I never met Buddy, I know about him through his younger brother, Gary G. Miller ,I know how sweet and gentle he is ,how happy Gary is when Buddy is coming over to his house for grills and spend time together , I know your demise may affect Gary and he will miss so much the time spent together, Your memories will never leave us, Rest well a sweet gentle soul.
Joyce Schey Buabeng
Friend
September 5, 2021
Haven't seen Buddy in many years but remember him well. Sincere condolences to Gary and Fred and the family and praying for strength during these times. God bless.
John Jensen
Friend
September 5, 2021
Always loved being around him, he was like a kid at heart. He was always a part of the family. My heart & prayers go out to Carolyn & the family.
Tammy Phillips
Friend
September 5, 2021
Even though it had been years since we had seen him we still loved him and we will always have our memories. Rest in Peace, Buddy.
Debbie, Tony, Melissa and Butch Rachilla
Friend
September 4, 2021
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