John Keith Miller, age 78, of Kincaid, died Sunday, February 11, 2007, at the Golden Living Center in Pittsburg. He was born in Blue Mound on June 8, 1928, the son of Lee Roy and Melinda Fetters Miller. He graduated from Blue Mound High School in the class of 1946. He married Venita Bruner on September 18, 1949. He worked as a farmer and stockman. He was a member of the Blue Mound Federated Church, past 4-H leader, past member of the Odd Fellows, and the Garnett and Uniontown Saddle Clubs and the MEKWHA. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Venita Marie; a son, Virgil Keith Miller; a brother, Eugene "Tick" Miller; and a sister, Lois Wright. He is survived by his wife, Venita, of the home; a son, Jim Miller and wife Jayne of Garnett; two daughters, Nancy A. Miller of Warrensburg, Missouri and Marita Meech and husband Jim of Fort Scott; a daughter-in-law, Nancy Miller of Blue Mound; a brother, Ralph Miller and wife Phyllis of Iola; a sister, Nova Wright of Blue Mound; and 11 grandchildren, Jessica Miller, Jeff Miller and wife Deanatha, Jerrica Miller, Kristen Miller Krull and husband Chad, Jalyssa Miller, Dani Miller, Elizabeth Meech, J.W. Meech, Burke McCullough, Brooke Ann McCullough and Christy Lynn McCullough.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at the Kincaid Selma United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Sunny Slope Cemetery at Blue Mound. Visitation will be held form 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, February 12, at the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home in Mound City. The family suggests contributions to the Alzheimer Foundation or the Keith Miller Anderson County 4-H Memorial. Online condolences for the family can be left at www.coffelschneider.com. Arrangements by Coffel-Schneider, Mound City.