Decatur E. "Bookie" Miller

Red Lane Baptist Church Cemetery

U. S. Veteran US Navy WWII

        Decatur E. "Bookie" Miller, 82, of Powhatan, died February 28, 2009.

        He is survived by his wife, Linda Harris Miller; one son, Douglas C. Miller (Catherine); one daughter, Julie M. Martin of St. Louis, Mo.; five grandchildren, Christopher (Natasha) Martin, Dr. Brian (Emily) Miller, Jill Martin, Sara Hartman and Brooke (Trae) Harding; and four great-grandchildren, Savanna Hartman, Gwen Hartman, Taylor Harding and Caden Miller.

        Mr. Miller was a retired supervisor from Reynolds Metals with forty years of service, a WWII Navy veteran and a member of Red Lane Baptist Church.

        The family will receive friends Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bennett & Barden Funeral Home, 3215 Anderson Hwy. (Rt. 60), Powhatan.

        Funeral services were held Tuesday, 11 a.m. in the Red Lane Baptist Church. Interment church cemetery.

        In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Red Lane Baptist Church Building Fund, 2095 Red Lane Rd., Powhatan, VA. 23139.

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