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David Leighton Miller
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Obituary for David Leighton Miller

David Leighton Miller, 65, of Waynesboro, passed away Friday, September 15, 2017 at Augusta Health.

He was born in Staunton on June 10, 1952, and was a son of Helen (Sellers) Miller, of Waynesboro and the late Andrew David Miller.

David retired from Stanley Furniture in 1985. He was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church.

On June 8, 1973 he was united in marriage to Julia Kay (Cook) Miller, of Waynesboro, who survives.

Surviving in addition to his wife is his daughter, Dawn Miller, of Waynesboro; a granddaughter, Lacey Miller and a grandson, Tyler Miller; a sister, Denise Miller Cole and husband Doug, of Waynesboro; three brothers, Edwin Dale Miller and wife Teresa, Paul Andrew Miller and wife Kim, and Howard Lee Miller and wife Sarah, all of Waynesboro. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other special friends.

A memorial service will be held at New Hope United Methodist Church at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 with Rev. Shin Hong and Rev. Tom Murphy officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Johnson Funeral Service in Grottoes.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Hope United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 86, New Hope, VA 24469.

The family would like to extend a special “Thank You” to the Drs. and Staff at King’s Daughters, the nursing staff in the ICU unit at Augusta Health, and Dr. Christopher Heck and the other physicians that cared for David.
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Johnson Funeral Service - Grottoes Location

201 Dogwood Avenue
Grottoes, VA 24441

memorial service




11:00 AM
New Hope United Methodist Church

55 Round Hill School Road
Fort Defiance, VA 24437

Burial to follow at Church Cemetery

Cemetery Details


Oak Lawn (New Hope)

47 Round Hill School Road (Rt. 617)
New Hope, Virginia 24437

Memorial Contribution

New Hope United Methodist Church

55 Round Hill School Road
Fort Defiance, VA 24437

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