Wilma Sullinger Miller of Advance, the daughter of the late Elmer and Adaline Hitt Sullinger, was born Oct. 3, 1912 at Advance and died Nov. 1, 2001 at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, at the age of 89. Wilma was a homemaker and a member of Fairview General Baptist Church near Advance.
She was united in marriage to Marvin Miller on Sept. 16, 1933 at Jackson. He preceded her in death on Aug. 5, 1988. She is survived by two sons, Doyle Miller of Amarillo, Texas and Wayne Miller of Houston, Texas; by one daughter, Phyllis Richbourg of Chaffee; by one sister, Fern Noble of Advance; by three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Morgan Funeral Home in Advance from 5 - 8 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted in the Morgan Funeral Chapel on Sunday, Nov. 4 at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Ray Greenlee officiating. Interment will follow in the Fairview Cemetery near Advance with Morgan Funeral Home of Advance in charge of all arrangements.