Opal J. Miller, 96, of Joker Community, Creston,
Calhoun County, died July 23, 2002 at Minnie Hamilton Health Care Center in
Born in Calhoun County, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Elizabeth Roberts
Hughes. She was a member of the Bryner Chapel Church and was a homemaker.
Surviving, daughters and sons in law, Delma and Glen Dawson of Parkersburg, WV and
Velma and Warren Dillard of Fairfax, Virginia; two grandchildren, Stanley Dillard and
Sherry Eugenio; four great-grandchildren, Stephanie and Bradley Dillard and Joey and
Chris Eugenio; niece, Leslie Hughes; five step-children, Wanda Miller, Donald Miller,
Mary Riggs, Janet Thomas and Arnold Miller; twenty step-grandchildren; thirty-four
step-great grandchildren and ten great-great grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her parents and her first husband Otta J. Deems in
1941 and her second husband Lexie Miller in 1998.
Funeral services will be held Friday, July 26 at 1 p.m. at Stump Funeral Home in
Grantsville with the Rev. Carroll McCauly officiating. Interment will be in the Bryner
Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.