Mr. James Miller

May 25, 1947 ~ January 14, 2024 (age 76) 76 Years Old

Mr. James Miller Obituary

Mr. James Emanuel Miller answered God’s summon to his heavenly home on Sunday, January 14,


He was born in Columbia, SC to James and Addie Miller, on May 25, 1947. A graduate of C.A.

Johnson Class of ’68, he attended S.T.E.P. Trade School where he trained as a professional

Autobody Specialist.

James married Lucy Heyward on January 6, 1969. This union produced two daughters, B’Onica

Miller and Bianca (Joe) Miller Benton.

A dedicated and faithful worker, James honed his profession for 50 years and retired from Koger

Body Shop in Columbia, SC.

A devout Christian, James Miller attended The Church of the Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith,

of Columbia, SC. His life of service included Men’s Department Supervisor, Young People’s

President, and Sergeant at Arms. He loved serving the Lord and spending time with his family.

He was pre-deceased in death by his parents, James Samuel Miller and Addie Williams Miller; one

daughter B’Onica Miller; and two sisters, Vernese “Dimples” Miller Sims and Mary Miller Young.

Mourning his passing is his wife of 55 years, Lucy Heyward Miller; his daughter Bianca (Joe) Benton;

his grandchildren Brianna and Jeremy Benton and his seven (7) surviving siblings: Charles (Annette)

Miller, Beverly Miller, Eunice Hankins, Michael (Cynthia) Miller of Norfolk, VA, Addie Maria (Barron)

Bryan; Sandra (Sedrick) Moore; and Sharon (Derek) Glenn; and a host of nephews, nieces, grand

nephews and nieces, and great grand nephews and nieces, and dear friends who will miss him


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Public Viewing
January 19, 2024

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Myers Mortuary & Cremation Services At Alpine Road
2624 Alpine Road
Columbia, SC 29223

Gathering of Family and Friends
January 19, 2024

3:00 PM
Myers Mortuary & Cremation Services At Alpine Road
2624 Alpine Road
Columbia, SC 29223

Memorial Gathering
January 20, 2024

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Zion Canaan Baptist Church
7820 Farrow Road
Columbia, SC 29203


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