August 12, 1952 - September 18, 2017
STEVE DOYLE MILLER, age 65 and a resident of Mt. Hermon died Monday morning September 18, 2017 at Riverside Medical Center. He was a 1970 graduate of Mt. Hermon High School that enjoyed watching baseball and women’s basketball. He worked for the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development and later retired as a correctional officer at Washington Correctional Institute after many years of service. Steve was member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church and also a member of the Mt. Hermon Hunting Club, where he enjoyed hunting and running Beagles and deer hounds each year. He played the piano and guitar and also loved to sing and listen to country music. Steve was formerly the lead singer of Louisiana Express and played and sang in other bands through the years. He loved riding and tending to his horses and also enjoyed watching old western movies with his favorite being Gene Autry. Steve had a special place in his heart for his pet dog Briscoe Darlin.
Survived by: Son: Steven Miller of Walker; 2 Grandchildren: Ryann Avery Miller, Sutton Ross Miller; Brother: Perry Miller of Mt. Hermon; 3 Sisters: Dottie Winters of Baton Rouge, Patricia Harn of Gonzales, Carolyn Miller of San Antonio, TX; Former Wife and longtime friend: Nettie Smith of Baton Rouge; Special Friends: Linda Jean Folks, Mrs. Quettie Burch, Mamie Burch, Willie Cox, Virginia Padgett; Also numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents Doyle S. “Dude” Miller and Myrtle Lea Watson Miller and a sister Pauline Miller White.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Thursday September 21st from 9 am until 11 am. A funeral service will be held at 11 am Thursday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Scott Spinks, Rev. Leroy McElveen, and Rev. Joey Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery.