Herschel P. Miller, age 64, of Essex, and formerly of St. Louis, was born on January 21, 1938, and died on Wednesday, June 19, 2002 at 12:30 a.m. at the Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Peters. He was married to Nina Deal and she survives of the home in Essex. Also surviving are 3 sons; Danny Miller of Colorado Springs, Co., Jimmy Miller of Ballwin, and Rodney Miller of Afton; two daughters Beverley Miller and Debbie Miller both of Arnold; one sister Marie Vaden of Fredericktown. Visitation will be from 4 - 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 20 at Gerber Chapel, 23 W. Lockwood, Webster Groves. Interment will follow at the Essex Cemetery at 1 p.m. at Essex, with Gerber Chapel in charge of arrangements. Obituary information provided by Nunnelee Funeral Chapel.