Gene Miller


CHRISMAN – Alvie Eugene “Gene” Miller, 74, of Hume, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019, surrounded by his family at home.

A funeral service is 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, at Krabel Funeral Home. Burial follows in Young America Cemetery. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until the service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Miller was born April 27, 1945, at Crawfordsville, Ind., the son of the late Alvie Orville and Mildred Louise Willhite Miller. He married Patty Jane Anglen Dec. 16, 1964, and they enjoyed 54 years together. She survives.

He is also survived by his six children, Cathy (Keith) Smith of Paris, Scott (Charlotte) Miller of Georgetown, Debbie (Mark) Hays of Hume, Christina (Troy) Eads of Hume, Tim (Kayla) Miller of Chrisman and David (Charles) Miller of Naples, Fla.; two brothers, Tom Miller of Brazil, Ind., and Walt Miller of Danville; three sisters, Patricia (Bill) Priest of Tilton, Irene (Chuck) Mercer of Oakwood and Betty (Lonnie) Duprey of Vermilion Grove; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Kenny and Gary.

Mr. Miller was a member of the Hume Christian Church and enjoyed auctions and playing bingo. He loved Miller Racing, car shows and his trucks. Most of all, he loved spending time and sharing a drink with his family and friends.

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