Shirley Ann H. Miller, 86, of Morristown, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 5, 2021 at her home.

She taught at Union Heights, Sherwood and Lincoln Heights elementary schools for 33 years. She was a member of the Tennessee Retired Teachers Association and the National Teachers Association. In 2020, she was recognized as a Diamond Sister for her dedication and faithful service in Alpha Delta Kappa, of which she was a lifetime member. Shirley was a member of Buffalo Trail Baptist Church, where she formerly served as a Sunday school teacher and vacation bible school director.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rev. Howard Lewis Hileman and Dorothy Stotler Hileman; brother, Norman L. Hileman; and nephews, Eric Hileman and Tommy Miller.

Survivors include her husband, Odus J. Miller; nephews, Michael Hileman of Aurora, Colorado and Rustin Hileman of Las Vegas, Nevada; and nieces, Ann (Larry) Daniel of Spartanburg, South Carolina, Charlotte Jones of Chesnee, South Carolina, and Joyce (Jerry) McDowell of Chesnee, South Carolina.

The family extends a special thank you to her caregivers, Tiffany Wilson and Nicole Smith.

The family will receive friends 1 – 2 p.m., Friday, April 9 at Buffalo Trail Baptist Church. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. with Rev. Keith Mowery officiating. Interment will follow in Jarnagin Cemetery.

Church deacons will serve as pallbearers

Donations may be made to Buffalo Trail Baptist Church Building Fund.

Arrangements by: Stubblefield Funeral Home

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