Originally created 10/24/06

Matthew Miller (INGLIS, FL)



INGLIS, FL - Matthew Thomas Miller, age 29, of Inglis, Fla. died Saturday, October 21, 2006 in Crystal River. Matthew was born January 11, 1977 in South Miami, Fla. to Robert and Cheryl Miller. He came to this area 13 years ago from there. Matthew graduated from Dunnellon High School in 1996 and was a carpenter in the construction industry. He was a friend of Bill W. He was an avid reader and enjoyed internet chess. He was a Methodist. He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Omer T. Edwards. Survivors include his father, Robert F. Miller, of Truth or Consequences, NM; mother and step-father, Cheryl and Dennis Van Dorn of Inglis, Fla.; 2 brothers, Erich S. Miller (Monique) of Maitland, Fla. and Clayton J. Miller of Inglis, Fla.; 2 step-brothers, Devin Van Dorn (Audrey) of Ocala, Fla. and James Van Dorn (Lori) of Valrico, Fla.; maternal grandmother, Zena E. Edwards of Inglis, Fla.; paternal grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. L.F. Miller of Acworth, Ga.; nephew, Deitrick H. Miller; and numerous uncles, aunts, and cousins. A memorial service for Matthew Thomas Miller will be held Wednesday, October 25, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. at the Strickland Funeral Home Chapel in Crystal River with Reverend David Gill, Crystal River United Methodist Church, officiating. A graveside inurnment will be held Saturday, October 28 at 4:00 p.m. at Johnson Methodist Church Cemetery in Warren County, Ga. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that those who wish may make a memorial contribution to the charity of your choice in memory of Matthew. Private cremation under the direction of Strickland Funeral Home, Crystal River, Fla. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-October 24, 2006