|Mary Lou Coffey Miller|
Obituary, The News & Observer, Raleigh, NC, 20 May 1954. and Coffey Family Archive
Robert Miller Dies at Duke
N.C. Banker, Husband of Former Raleigh Woman, to Be Buried Here
ROCKINGHAM, May 18--Robert Lee Miller, 46, executive vice president of the Richmond County Bank in Rockingham, died Wednesday afternoon in Duke Hospital following an illness of three weeks.
He was born in Concord and moved to Hamlet at an early age, where he attended the public schools. He married Mary Lou Coffey of Raleigh in 1937 and she survives him. He is also survived by a daughter, Linda Anne Miller; his stepmother, Mrs. T.W. Miller, of Hamlet; seven brothers: Cole Miller of Monroe, Arthur Miller of Greenville, S.C., Jack Miller of Petersburg, Va., Paul Miller, Earl Miller and Glenn Miller, all of Hamlet, T.W. Miller Jr. of California; two sisters, Mrs. Lethia Milson of Charlotte and Mrs. C.L. Barnard, of New Orleans, La.; three half-brothers: Max Miller, Baland Miller, both of Pittsburg, Pa., and Jimmy Miller, of Chapel Hill; and one half-sister, Mrs. Bill Berry of Chapel Hill. Funeral services will be conducted Friday morning at 11 o'clock in the Joseph G. Brown Chapel, Edenton Street Methodist Church. Burial will be in Montlawn.
Funeral services will be conducted by the Rev. L.A. Tilley of the First Methodist Church, Rockingham, assisted by the Rev. Howard P. Powell of Edenton Street Methodist Church here. Mr. Miller was a member of the Official Board of the Rockingham church.
Picture and obituary courtesy John Coffey of Raleigh