George C. Miller, 66, of Marietta, Ohio, passed away Sunday 23 March 2014.
He was born on 26 November 1947, grew up in Texas, and graduated from Tarleton State University in Stephen-ville, Texas. George was a Vietnam veteran and went on to serve his country as an officer in the U.S. Army retiring at the rank of major. His awards and decorations were numerous and included the Legion of Merit and the Combat Infantryman Badge. George enjoyed sailing and working on cars but his #1 hobby was spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Sherrie; daughter, Jade Sturek and husband, Wally, of Glen Allen, Virginia; son, Matthew Miller and wife, Mary, of Freeland, Washington; grandchildren, Chip and Paige Sturek of Glen Allen, Virginia; sister, Joann Williams and husband, Larry, of Glen Rose, Texas; and sister, Janie Hagerman and husband, Terry, of Leander, Texas.
Friends and family are encouraged to attend a memorial service at First Baptist Church in Marietta on Friday (March 28, 2014) at 6 p.m.
Memorial donations on behalf of George can be sent: In Honor of Major George C. Miller, U.S. Army (Ret.), Disabled Veterans National Foundation, 1020 19th St NW, Suite 475, Washington, D.C., 20036.
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family and messages of sympathy may be sent at www.Lankfordfhcom