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Jim Miller

James L. Miller, 87, of Fountain City passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 29 at Brookdale Senior Living Richmond.
   Jim was born in Williamsburg, Indiana on November 1, 1928 to Agnes and Roy Miller. He was married to Marie F. Cox on November 25, 1950. Jim and Marie have 2 children, 5 grandchildren and were married 65 years!
   Jim was the owner of Miller's Sales & Service in Fountain City. He was also employed by Northeastern Schools to provide maintenance for the school bus fleet. He enjoyed building several race cars. The number on each of his race cars was 27 to reflect his hometown highway US 27. He was a Fountain City Volunteer Fireman.
   Jim will be missed by his wife, Marie Miller; son & daughter-in-law James R. & Terri Miller; daughter Gaylynne Miller; grandchildren Sadie, Greg, Allison, Cassie & Jared.
   Jim is preceded in death by parents, Roy & Agnes Miller, sister & brother-in-law Joan & Bob Thornton.
   Pastor Mary Ann Randolph will conduct the funeral ceremony at 1:00 PM July 5 and visitation will be on July 5 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City.
   Memorial contributions are encouraged for the Alzheimer's Association, 225 North Michigan Avenue, 17th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601 or www.alz.org .

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Miller Family I want to express my sincere condolences on your loss. At times like these the scriptures are a great source of comfort. 2 Cor 1:2-4. May God continue to be with your family.

Marsha Jul 26 2016 12:00 AM

Jim was such a happy guy. I remember back in the 60's when he use to deliver heating oil to my mom& dad, Beanie and Joan Rodgers. My prayers are with you from San Antonio TX.

randy rodgers Jul 11 2016 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.  Wish I could have been in town to be there, but my thoughts & prayers are with you all.  

Denyce Stevens Jul 10 2016 12:00 AM

Marie, GayLynne, and Jim Bob, We were so sorry to read of Jim's passing in the Pal Item online. You have our sincere sympathy and our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Sorry we couldn't make the trip to Fountain City from Madison for the calling.
Sally and Gordon Ricketts

Sally Ricketts Jul 6 2016 12:00 AM

My sympathy and prayers are with you all in your loss.

Nellie Cheek Jul 5 2016 12:00 AM

Gaylynne,  Sorry for your lose.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you go thru this.  Jim and I have both lost our fathers so we know how hard this can be.
Your friends Jim and Cindy Peed

JIM AND CINDY PEED Jul 1 2016 12:00 AM

Prayers to the Family, I enjoyed talking to Jim, Would stop at the station, We have known each other many yrs, He was a Great Person R.I.P. Jim.

Bobby And Connie Bailey Jul 1 2016 12:00 AM