Barbara Fleming Miller
July 14, 1938 to Sept. 30, 2019
Barbara Fleming Miller, 81, of Valdese, NC passed away peacefully Monday, September 30, 2019 at College Pines Nursing Home in Connelly Springs, NC. She had been diagnosed with Lewy body dementia. Barbara was born on July 14, 1938 in Caldwell County to the late Henry Virgil Fleming and Azile Brittain Fleming. She was a 1956 graduate of Lenoir High School where she was active in the band and the Latin and Drama clubs. Primarily a homemaker, Barbara was employed by Caldwell Furniture for several years and had a homebased business grooming poodles. She enjoyed spending time at the beach, gardening and crafts of all kinds.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert (Bob) Miller.
She is survived by her son, Kevin Miller (Miranda Stamper) of Unionville, NC and grandson, Cooper. Interment will be held at 2:30pm, Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Burke Memorial Park. A memorial service will be at 3:00pm at Drexel First Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Duncan officiating. A reception will immediately follow in the fellowship hall.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Drexel First Baptist Church, PO Box 308, Drexel, NC 28619.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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