Gerald "Jerry" Calvin MillerSeptember 14, 1948 ~ September 25, 2017 (age 69)
Gerald "Jerry" Calvin Miller, 69, of Coward, SC passed away on September 25th, 2017 at Carolina's Hospital in Florence, SC after a hard-fought battle against cancer.
Jerry was born September 14th, 1948 in Abingdon, Virginia, a son to the late James Clifford Miller and Ella Mae Miller. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Jo Ella Miller.
In life, Jerry worked as a general contractor in construction as was also an owner/operator truck driver; he later retired. Jerry married his wife Sherri on November 22nd, 1992. He was a member of the High Point Baptist Church and in his spare time enjoyed NASCAR racing, playing country music on his guitar and going to the Florence Flea Market.
Jerry is survived by a large and loving family, including his dear wife Sherri Miller of Coward, SC; son Calvin Miller and his wife Vickey of Kingsport, TN; his daughter Teresa Winters of Damascus, VA; sister Patricia Miller of Abingdon, VA; three grandchildren - Katie Miller of Johnson City, TN, Ronnie Phillips of Damascus, VA, Robbie Horne of Mountain City, TN and four great-grandchildren; his mother-in-law Pamela Holder of Aynor, SC; sister-in-law Sheryl Gruber and her boyfriend John of Dillon, SC; nephew CJ Cook of Myrtle Beach, SC; niece Ashley Knight of Myrtle Beach, SC; three great-nephews JJ Gainey, Collins Cook and Cody Prince; two great-nieces Aubrey Cook and Kirstin Prince and special family friend Fred Evans of Coward, SC.
A Celebration of Life will be held in Jerry's honor on October 7th, 2017 from 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM at Lynch's River County Park.
Flowers, donations and memorials may be sent to his wife Sherri Miller at 2540 Union School Road, Coward, SC 29530.
The family would also like to give special thanks to Linda Free of Fatz Cafe and Brandon Sawyer of Dixie Made for their support, kindness and generosity.
May he rest in peace.