Maxine Geraldine “Jerry” Miller of Monroe, OK passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012 in Poteau, OK. Jerry was born December 30, 1919 in Roswell, NM to Tom & Leona (Anderson) Fortner. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Paul X. Miller; sister, Clara Murphee; brothers, V.I. Fortner, Ed Fortner
Survivors include her daughter, Bettie Grissom of Houston, TX; son, Paulx Jr. & wife, Laura (Sandy) Miller of Monroe, OK; granddaughters, Tina Whiteford & husband Jim of Houston, TX, Jerri Coker of Monroe, OK, Larissa Miller of Pocola, OK; great granddaughters, Jordan Wilburn and Lari Coker of Monroe, OK, Emily Whiteford, Nicole Whiteford of Houston, TX; sister, Wanda Phillips of Howe, OK; brother, T.C. Fortner & wife, Doris of Monroe, OK; sister in law & husband, Ruth & Hugh Gardenhire of Monroe, OK; numerous nieces & nephews; great nieces & great nephews; other relatives & loved ones; many beloved friends.
Services will be 10 am Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Monroe Baptist Church, Monroe, OK with Rev. Garry Haskins officiating. Interment will be at Monroe Cemetery, Monroe, OK. Pallbearers will be Billy Phillips, Cory Phillips, Rick Wilson, Larry Gardenhire, M.L. Reed, & Danny Wann. Honorary pallbearers will be the Men of Monroe First Baptist Church.
The family will be at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.