A graveside service for Dorothy Colleen Miller, 76 of Tyler, will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery with Dr. David O. Dykes and Pastor Lance Lewis officiating, under the direction of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Directors.
Colleen was born November 5, 1936 in Cisco, TX to the late Hal and Dorothy Hamm Dyer and passed away November 16, 2012 in Tyler. She graduated at Denton high school in 1954 and lived in Tyler since 1964. Colleen was co owner of Miller’s Classic Cars for many years and a member of Green Acres Baptist Church South Campus. She was very active in church, missions and prison ministries. Colleen is preceded in death by her sister, Marjorie Little.
Colleen is survived by her loving husband, Spencer Miller of Tyler; daughters Connie Miller of Tyler and Derella Ann “D’Ann” Miller of Hide A. Way; grandchildren, Kennesha Dawn Smith-Yount and Spencer Jody Haynes and wife Haley; and a great granddaughter, Cloee D’ann Haynes.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to The Hospice of East Texas Foundation 4111 University Blvd. Tyler, TX 75701 or Green Acres Baptist Church Prison Ministries 1607 Troup Hwy. Tyler, TX 75701.
Visitation will be from 5:30 to 7:30 Monday, November 19, 2012 at the funeral home.