Elbert “Teet” Jay Miller
Elbert “Teet” Jay Miller, 81, of Joshua, Texas passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019. He was born March 24, 1938, in Joshua.
The service was 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2019, in the Mountain Valley Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Roy Gee and Pastor Seth Wolverton officiating. Interment was at Union Hill Cemetery in Joshua, Texas.
Teet loved his family, his cattle, gardening, deer hunting, going to the river and genealogy. He worked for the railroad for 44 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Miller; grandson, Christopher Wheelis; brother, James “Bud” Miller; and sister, Janie Sparks.
He is survived by two sisters, Alice Payne and Kay Wolverton; T.J. Miller and wife, Denise, and Si Miller and wife, Misty; daughters, Starr Heath and husband, Stan, Tema Shelton and husband, Rick, and Kay Bailey; three step-children, Beverly Nelon, Sandi Cormier and Kenny Collins; grandchildren, Jason Miller, Clayton Miller, Robyn Purcell, Shawn Heath, Mikel Heath, Brandy Weis, Shay Miller, Justin Shelton, Matthew Shelton, Hannah Bailey, Hank Bailey and Samantha Bailey; several great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and extended family and friends.