Edith Sue Starnes Miller, 93, of Hickory, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Brian Center Viewmont after a lengthy illness.
Born March 29, 1925 in Caldwell Co., she was the daughter of the late William Marvin Starnes and Ada Poovey Starnes.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, John Keith Miller; three brothers, Paul Starnes, Louie Starnes, Eugene Starnes; and three sisters, Violet Hartley, Margaret Clemens, Carolene Watts.
She is survived by her husband, John Frank Miller of the home; brother, Joe F. Starnes, Sr.; two sisters, Mary Ellen Arndt and Peggy McCorkle as well as many nieces and nephews.
After graduating from Granite Falls High School, Sue went on to work at Belk’s and Spainhours in Hickory and then retired from Longview Hosiery. She attended Penelope Baptist Church in Hickory.
The funeral service will be held at 3:00 PM, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Penelope Baptist Church with the Rev. Nicholas King officiating. The family will receive friends and family from 2:00-3:00 PM prior to the service. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Memorials may be made in her honor to Penelope Baptist Church, Out of the Ashes Fund, 3310 Main Ave. NW, Hickory, NC 28601.
Bass-Smith Funeral Home is serving the family of Edith Sue Starnes Miller.
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