1942 - 2017
U.S. Army Ret. LTC Danny Cecil
Miller, 75, of Fayetteville, NC passed away on Tuesday, December
5, 2017 at his home.
Mr. Miller was born on March 27, 1942 in Tallahassee, FL. He was a graduate of University of
Florida at Tampa. He entered the military in 1963 and retired with the rank of LTC in 1993. He
served his country for 29 years with honor. During his time of service he received a Purple
Heart, four Bronze Stars, Vietnam Service Medal with five Service Stars and other numerous
medals and commendations.
He is preceded in death by his father, U.S. Air Force Ret. Willie Cecil Miller.
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Charline Miller of the home; a daughter, Amber Miller
and son, Bryan Miller; stepchildren, Sabrina Ross and husband Dan, Kimberley Bledsoe and husband
Kenneth, Shannon Russell and husband David, Jason Fowler and wife Eve; grandchildren, Alex
Miller, Tyler Hovis, Daniel Ross and wife Cara, Lauren Ross, Natalie Zoldy and husband Jesse,
Hunter Bledsoe, Elle Russell, Grant Russell, Aden Fowler, and Garrett Fowler; mother, Mabel
Jeanette Lawson Miller (95 years old); brother, James B. Miller, sister, Mary Owen and husband
Hugh; niece, Ashley Miller, nephew, Stephen Bivins; sister-in-law, Dorothy Riddle and husband
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Snyder Memorial Baptist Church
in the gathering hall from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Funeral service will follow in the sanctuary
at 11:00 a.m. The service will be officiated by Dr. John Cook with full military honors.
Recommend contributions may be made to Fayetteville Area Operation Inasmuch, 531 Hillsboro St.,
Fayetteville, NC 28301-4634 or Samaritan's Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607, in lieu of
flowers if desired.
Services are entrusted to Sullivan's Highland Funeral Service & Crematory, Inc. of Fayetteville,
Photo and obituary from Sullivan's Highland Funeral Home
Danny was 1st Platoon Leader and
then Executive Officer of Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division in Vietnam 1966-1967.
1st Lieutenant Danny Miller in Vietnam
Thanks to Linda Hafner for her assistance in preparing this memorial page for Danny Miller
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