Carolyn Elizabeth (Eller) Miller

September 7, 1942 ~ January 19, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Carolyn Miller Obituary

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Mrs. Carolyn Elizabeth Eller Miller, age 81 of Millers Creek, passed away Friday, January 19, 2024, at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist – Wilkes Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Sunday, January 28, 2024, at Millers Creek United Methodist Church with Pastor Bradley Lisk, Pastor Joey Moore, and Pastor Randy Lankford officiating.  Burial will follow in Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery in Millers Creek.  The family will receive friends from 1:30 PM until 2:30 PM at the church prior to the service. 

Mrs. Miller was born September 7, 1942, in Wilkes County to Hensley Loran and Vernice Louise Whittington Eller. She was a member of Pleasant Home Baptist Church.  Mrs. Miller was the first female chairman of the Wilkes County Republican Party 2002-2015 and was a member of the NC GOP Hall of Fame (5th District) 2011. 

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Carl Gurney Miller.

She is survived by her daughter, Teresa Lynn Miller, of Millers Creek; her sister, Patricia Eller Pierce (Jim) of Millers Creek; three nieces and nephews, Natalie Tribble (Brennis) of Wilkesboro, Robin Pierce of North Wilkesboro, and Randy Pierce of Boston, MA; three great nieces and nephews, Jaxson Tribble, of Wilkesboro, Brianna Pierce of Kernersville, and Jonathan Roten (Haven) of North Wilkesboro; and fur baby, Maggie. 

Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to Millers Creek United Methodist Church, 3260 North NC Hwy 16, Millers Creek NC 28651; or Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 735 Pleasant Home Church Road, Millers Creek NC 28651.

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January 28, 2024

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Millers Creek United Methodist Church
3260 N NC Hwy 16
Millers Creek, NC 28651

Funeral Service
January 28, 2024

3:00 PM
Millers Creek United Methodist Church
3260 N NC Hwy 16
Millers Creek, NC 28651

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Interment following service
January 28, 2024

Pleasant Home Bapt. Ch. Cemetery
735 Pleasant Home Ch. Rd.
Millers Creek, NC 28651


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