W.P. "Whitey" Miller

May 3, 1932 ~ June 13, 2019 (age 87)

Mr. Winfred Parker “Whitey” Miller, 87, beloved husband of Clara Alice Thornes Miller, of Bloxom, VA, reached out peacefully to the loving arms of his Lord, on Thursday, June 13, 2019.

Born May 3, 1932 in Southside Chesconnessex, VA, he was a son of the late Charles Lee “Charlie” Miller and Daisy Mae Carmine Miller.  Whitey was a retired poultry farmer, a dedicated Christian, and attended Independent Pilgrim Church.  He treasured and loved his wife and family; was the best father-in-law; enjoyed listening to Gospel music; and took pride in taking care of his home and yard.

In addition to his loving wife, survivors include three children, Beverly Ann Anderson, Brenda Faye Miller, and Wayne Parker Miller and his wife Gloria, all of Salisbury, MD; four grandchildren, Robert Halfill, Troy Somers, Tonya Somers, and Christopher Miller; five great-grandchildren, Julian, Jacob, Areial, and Orin Somers, and Amaris Miller; a brother, Gerald Miller and his wife Shelby of Bloxom; three great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by several brothers and sisters.

A funeral service will be conducted at the Williams-Parksley Funeral Home, Monday, June 17, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., with The Reverend Wayne Asbury officiating.  Interment will follow in the Quinby Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK  73123.

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Arrangements by the Williams-Parksley Funeral Home.


Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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