Rachel Elaine Miller, 90, passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2018 at St. Mary Healthcare Center in Layfayette, Indiana.
She was born in Bassett, Virginia on Jan. 12, 1928, the daughter of John Martin and Doris Martin.
She was a graduate of Bob Jones University. On Aug. 15, 1950, in Bassett, she married S. Leon Miller of York, Pennsylvania. He preceded her in death on Aug. 16, 1999.
Rachel was very involved with Community Baptist Church of Arvada, Colorado and Circle Drive Baptist Church of Colorado Springs, Colorado where her husband served as a minister.
Leon and Rachel relocated to Grove, where they were both active members of the Cleora Baptist Church of Afton, where Leon served as minister and music director.
Rachel is survived by her sister Bonnie (Jack) Trevillian, two children; Joy (Kenneth) Rhodes of Lafayette, IN and Leon (Regina) Miller of Arvada, Colorado; Grandchildren: Steve (Ashley) Devoe of Frankfort, Indiana, Ashley (Gus) Cordes of Lafayette, Indiana, Jacob (Autumn) Devoe of Corydon, Indiana, Chisum Devoe of Webb City, Missouri, Chadd (Katie) Devoe stationed in Schofield Barracks Hawaii, S. Leon (Chantini) Miller Jr of Commerce City, Colorado, Brandy Miller of Arvada, Colorado and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, her husband Rev. S. Leon Miller and her great-grandson Austin Devoe.
Visitation will take place from 9:30 ato 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 26, with services directly following at Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home in Grove.
Burial will follow services at Hickory Grove Cemetery, Grove.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Cleora Baptist Church of Afton.
Online condolences can be made by viewing Rachel’s Book of Memories at www.honoringmemories.com.