Emmitt Hugh Miller, Sr. was born on April 4, 1937 in Russellville, AL and passed away in Kingwood, Texas on December 7, 2019 at the age of 82. He dropped out of high school at age of 16 to begin working. Emmitt Miller worked in sales for Velda Farms in Jacksonville, FL fo 20+ years and later he owned three businesses including Econo Auto Painting in Orlando, FL, Snap-On Tools in Jacksonville, FL, and Village Locksmith in Casselberry, FL. His last employer before retiring was Volvo in Orlando, FL.; where he was a sales rep in the parts department. He was a member of Concord Church of Christ in Orlando, FL; Cox Boulevard Church of Christ, Sheffield, AL; and Kingwood Church of Christ, Kingwood, TX.
Emmitt met and married the love of his life, Mary Kathryn Rogers on May 1, 1955 and they remained married for 64 years. His passions were hunting, automobiles, storytelling, buying, selling & trading guns/cars/knives, helping others, and spending time with family.
He is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Emmitt Hugh Miller, Jr. and Rachel Miller of Kingwood, TX; grandchildren, Sydney Caldwell of Kingwood, TX, and Jake Miller of Kingwood, TX; great grandchildren, Eleanor Rose Caldwell of Kingwood, TX; He was the last of the 7 Neal & Audie Miller siblings to pass away.
Services are scheduled for 1:00 PM, January 3rd, 2020 at the Highland Funeral Home & Memory Gardens, 3329 East Semoran Boulevard, Apopka, FL 32703. Those wishing to leave an online condolence to the family, please visit www.highlandfh.com. Donations may be made to Kingwood Church of Christ, Disaster Relief Fund. Please visit https://www.kwcoc.org/give/ to donate in Mr. Miller's memory
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Kingwood Church of Christ, Disaster Relief Fund