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Stephen Vincent Miller

August 28, 1975 ~ May 10, 2021 (age 45)

Obituary

Stephen Vincent Miller was born August 28, 1975 at Oxford-Lafayette County Hospital to the union of his parents, William Earl and Annetia Faye McGlown Miller. He was one of two children born to his mother and one of three born to his father.

He professed a belief in Christ at the age of 12 and was baptized and joined Armstead Chapel C.M.E. Church, now Christ Temple C.M.E. Church.

Stephen attended and received his formal education at Oxford City Schools and graduated in 1993. After graduating high school, he attended and graduated from the University of Mississippi. He majored in English and minored in Speech and Hearing Anomalies.

After college, Stephen moved to Tennessee and worked as an armed guard. He then decided that he wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps and try the field of logistics. He attended Road Masters Driver School of West Memphis in Memphis, TN. This was his dream career, he thoroughly enjoyed logistics. After years of driving trucks, his health began to decline and he suffered from various conditions but he did not let that stop him from doing what he loved to do.

In the early morning hours on Monday, May 10, 2021 at his home, Stephen traded his earthly life for eternal life with the Lord.

He leaves to mourn his death, his loving mother, Annetia Miller of Oxford, MS; devoted sister, Cheryl Miller of Bruce, MS; half-sister, Shalinda Faye Miller of Memphis, TN; half-brother, Kelvin Gipson (Annie) of Olive Branch, MS; uncles; James E. Yarber of Birmingham, AL, Andrew T. McGlown of Tupelo, MS, and Lloyd Melvin Miller of Jackson, MS; three cousins that were very dear to him, Zaria and Nazir Bennett of Huntsville, AL and Amaya Cilise Yarber of Oxford, MS who lovingly screamed “Steee” every time she saw him and host of other nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Earl Miller and uncles, Micheal Christopher Yarber, Johnny Lee Yarber, Stewart Bernard McGlown, Henry McGlown, and James Terrell Miller.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
May 14, 2021

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
L. Hodges Funeral Service
38-F Hwy 334
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Graveside Service
Saturday
May 15, 2021

2:00 PM
Jordan Chapel C.M.E. Church
County Road 145
Oxford, MS 38655

Video is available for this event


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