Miller, Ocia B.
COLLINSVILLE ? Funeral Services for Ocia B. Miller, 89, will be
held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at the First Baptist Church
in Collinsville with Reverend Duane Peters and Reverend Jerry Davis officiating.
Services are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro.
Visitation will be held from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 9, 2009
at the funeral home. Ocia passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2009 at the
Whitesboro Nursing Center. She was born on May 9, 1920 in Hebron, Texas
to Noah R. Jones and Laura N. (Owens) Jones. Ocia married Frank Austin
Miller on September 13, 1937 in Oklahoma. She graduated from high school
in Carrollton and graduated nursing school at Texas Women?s University.
Ocia worked as a LVN. Survivors include 2 sons, Leon Miller and, wife,
Teresa of Collinsville, Cecil Miller of Whitesboro, 3 daughters, Bertha
Hodgkinson and, husband, Benton of Gainesville, Sharon Miller of Denton,
Doris Wilde and, husband, Ken of Lubbock, Texas, 13 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren
and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by
her husband, Frank Austin Miller, her parents, Noah and Laura Jones, 2
brothers, and 4 sisters. Pallbearers are Tony Miller, Larry Warren,
Phillip Wilde, Forrest Wilde, Bobby Anderson, and Lonnie Pointer.
The family wishes to extend a special thanks to the Southside Unit at Whitesboro
Nursing Center and Heart to Heart Hospice. Memorial contributions
can be made to Heart to Heart Hospice, 1500 Waters Ridge Dr Suite 100,
Lewisville, Texas 75057.
By Elaine Nall Bay & Patricia Nall