Johnnie B. Miller, age 94, born October 9, 1919, to Dollie and Grover Miller in Sherman, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Denton.
Johnnie served his country proudly in the United States Navy during World War II, on the USS Independence. He was a long-time resident of Lake Dallas, after moving from Denison. Johnnie retired from Hundley Boat Company as a master craftsman.
Johnnie is survived by daughter Dollie Mooneyhan and husband Wayene; grandchildren, Tammy McDonald and husband John, Gary Phariss and wife Kelly, and Michael Phariss and wife Jodie; four great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; wife, Alice Miller of 55 years; and loving daughter Fran Phariss and husband John.
Visitation will be on Friday, March 14, 2014, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Denton Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be Saturday, March 15, 2014, 10:00 a.m. in the Denton Funeral Home Chapel, 120 S. Carroll Blvd., Denton, Texas 76201. Dr. Ben Smith, Pastor of First Baptist Church of Lake Dallas, officiating. Burial will be in Swisher Cemetery, Lake Dallas.
Arrangements are under the direction of Denton Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.dentonfuneralhome.net .