Clifford Carl Miller, age 98 of Athens, died Tuesday June 8, 2010 at the Laurels of Coldwater. He was born in Missaukee County, Michigan on May 22, 1912 the son of Louis and Elizabeth (Skinner) Miller. Clifford was a 27 year employee of the Upjohn Company, and operated his own sawmill, manufacturing skids and pallets.
Clifford was married to Edna Estes in Indiana on July 3, 1935. She died in 1990. He was also preceded in death by an infant son, Ronald; 4 brothers, Claude, Harold, Albert, and Maurice Miller; and by 2 sisters, Gladys Estes and Helen Hacker.
Clifford is survived by 5 children, Alberta Baker of Tempe, AZ, Marilyn Avery (Carl) of Athens, Clifford Miller (Margaret) of Vicksburg, Kenneth Miller (Sandy) and Martha Happel (Thomas) both of Chatham, MI; 13 grandchildren; and many great and great-great grandchildren. Cremation has been conducted. A private interment of his ashes will take place later in North Fulton Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to a charity of one’s choice. An online register is available at www.eickhofffuneralhome.com