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Thomas Cleamon Miller

Benson, NC: Mr. Thomas Cleamon “T.C.” Miller, age 92, of Miller Road died Friday, October 2, 2020 at Rex Healthcare in Raleigh. Funeral Services will be 11:00AM-Thursday, October 22, 2020 at Hodges Chapel Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, Benson, NC. Officiating will be Revs. Curtiss Tatum, Tom Wagoner and Jerry Edwards.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.             Mr. Miller was born on February 4, 1928 in Harnett County to the late Charlie and Iva Miller. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Mildred Parrish Miller; sister, Faye Stancil; brothers, Glenn Miller and Ottis Miller. Mr. Miller retired with 30 years of service from Durham Life Insurance Company where he served as manager of the Dunn office. He was a member of Hodges Chapel PFWB Church.             Surviving include his daughter, Phyllis Porter and husband, David of Raleigh; son, Terry Miller and wife, Ann of Angier; grandchildren, Jeffrey Miller (Cheri West and children, Amber & Kyle), Stephen Porter (Jamie), Shannon Eason (Rodney) and Ashley Porter; step-grandchildren, Sonnya Pope (Michael), Jimmy Lee (Angie), Tanya Turlington (Jeff), and Angie Ellington (Rick); great-grandchildren, Amanda Johnson (Zack), Ashlynn Byerly (Ben), and Margot, Silas, Haywood, Jane, Olivia, and Madelyn Porter; great-great-grandchild, Mary Scott Johnson; sisters, Mae Pleasant and Kay McLamb (George); brother, Bobby Miller (Laura); sister-in-law, Jackie Miller; special friend, Elda Jones and special family, Rev. Jerry and Joy Edwards, Joy Ruth, Jonathan, and Jeremy.             A time of visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 12:00PM-5:00PM at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC.  The family will not be present during this time.              In accordance with the current NC-COVID-19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing guidelines and the three W's: wait, wash and wear a face covering.  A mask is required for the service on Thursday.               In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hodges Chapel Church Cemetery, P.O. Box 809, Benson, NC 27504 or Central Baptist Church Building Fund, 6050 Plain View Hwy, Dunn, NC 28334.             2 Timothy 4:7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.

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To the bestest brother-in-law....God gave me a blessing that wouldnt fade and a treasure that would always be valuable. Rest well, free of pain and know how loved you were! My sister was the luckiest person ever!

Sonja Oct 21 2020 12:00 AM

The Wisdom Table at Sherrys Bakery lost a great member and friend when Mr. T.C. passed.He always had a great smile and a friendly word to all who came in his presence.

Chuck Robinson Oct 16 2020 12:00 AM

Mr. T. C. And Mildred were wonderful people and I am sure are enjoying being together again as they always loved each other so very much...Prayers to all of you. Gerald and Linda Hayes

Gerald and Linda Hayes Oct 15 2020 12:00 AM

Mr.and Mrs. Miller great people they made me a better person love and prayers for the family

Pete Patterson Oct 8 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Miller

Woody, Gail and Courtney Weeks Oct 7 2020 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear of T.C.'s death. He was such a sweet and dear friend. The family is in our prayers.

Jerry & Deborah Ashley Oct 6 2020 12:00 AM

Awww my sweet Mr. Miller. Honestly the sweetest patient i have ever encountered. Your family is definitely in my thoughts and prayers. Fly high with Jesus.

Monica (Harnett Health) Besty Johnson CCU Oct 5 2020 12:00 AM

What a wonderful and kind man. Always smiling and happy. He was the epitomy of a great man.

Wanda Turnage Bethune Oct 5 2020 12:00 AM

Tony and I are so very sorry for the loss of such a wonderful man. Have known him all my life. He will truly be missed. He is now in the presence of the Lord and not suffering any more. You all are in our thoughts our heart and most of all our prayers. We pray the lord will give you peace and comfort during this time of sorrow. WEEPING MAY ENDURE FOR THE NIGHT BUT JOY COMETH IN THE MORNING. Psalm 30:5Love & PrayersBarbara and Rev. Tony Beasley Coats,N.C

Barbara and Rev. Tony Beasley Coats,N.C Oct 4 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Miller

Barbara and Rev. Tony Beasley Coats,N.C Oct 4 2020 12:00 AM

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