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Robert Wayne Miller, 50, of Prosperity, died Tuesday, February 14, 2012, at his residence.

Born on August 7, 1961, in Proctorville, OH, he was a son of William F. “Bill” Miller and Trudy Davis Miller. He was a commercial sales manager at Advanced Auto Parts in Lexington and was a member of Zion United Methodist Church. While in high school he was an all state wrestler. He loved Lake Murray where he enjoyed bass fishing and was a fan of the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Kentucky Wildcats.

Mr. Miller is survived in addition to his parents, Bill and Trudy Miller of Prosperity by his wife, Marcia Hipp Miller; a daughter, Shannon Miller of Proctorville, OH; a step-daughter, Allison (Matt) Elswick of Chapin; step-son, Kyle Moore of Prosperity; sisters, Sondra Hansford of Irmo and Terry Bellville of Prosperity; a brother, Billy Joe Miller of Proctorville, OH and a grandson, Spencer Elswick.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, February 16, 2012, at Zion United Methodist Church by the Rev. Jimmy Counts. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00-7:30 p.m., at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Zion United Methodist Church Youth Group, 80 Zion Circle, Prosperity, SC 29127 or to Salkehatchie Summer Services (Foothills Camp, Pendleton), c/o Frankie Mullikin, 210 Mullikin Road, Liberty, SC 29651.

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#61 DAWN JAMES 2012-02-18 22:29
Marcia and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
#60 Linda Kay Shealy 2012-02-18 17:11
My thoughts and prayers are with you. I was so sorry to hear of your loss.

Linda Kay Shealy
Terri Stackleather's mother
#59 Bobbie Carpenter 2012-02-17 15:42
I'm so sorry so hear about Robbie. Thinking of you all. Bobbie Carpenter Class of 77 FHS
#58 john combow 2012-02-17 13:05
billy, boots and family i was very sadden when i heard the news of robbies passing been a long time since i have seen you guys but still have aalot of good memories i told my kids about some of them and they laughed like crazy you guys are in our prayers and thoughts each day as you get through this love you all
#57 Pamela R. Martin 2012-02-17 11:28
My deepest condolenses go out to Marcia and Rob's parents. You will all be remembered in my prayers during this most difficult time.
Love to all.
#56 Cyril Sheppard 2012-02-17 09:42
Marcia and family Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. Cyril and Lynn Sheppard
#55 Bruce Connelly 2012-02-17 09:11
Marcia, We were so sorry to learn of Rob's passing. He touched so many people with his personality and care. God has blessed us all with just knowing Rob. God bless each of you. Bruce & Dorothy Connelly
#54 Susie Mays 2012-02-16 21:47
Terry, So sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you and your family.
#53 Craig Hamm 2012-02-16 21:01
Marcia & Family, we are saddened to hear about the loss of Rob. Rob never failed to ask about Chase everytime I saw him. He will not be forgotten. Our thoughts & prayers are with you & family.
Prayers from Memphis,
Craig, Melissa, & Chase
#52 Amy Ater-Henson 2012-02-16 13:11
Bill, Arbutus and family, I am so sorry to hear about Robbie's passing. Prayers for all you and his wife and children. Your family has always meant so much to us. Much love during this time of sorrow. Amy
#51 Roberta Smit Edwards 2012-02-16 12:15
Im so sorry to here of Robbies passing. May God comfort you at this most difficult time.
#50 Seabron Riber LeComp 2012-02-16 10:38
Allison, Ms. Marsha, and Family... I am so sorry to here about your loss. All of our thoughts and prayers are with you.
#49 Rhonda Lindler 2012-02-16 10:20
We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Rhonda, Billy, Jonathan and Brett Lindler
#48 Patricia Moore 2012-02-16 10:10
So sorry to hear of Robbie's passing, will keep the Miller family in our prayers. He always had such a sweet smile. Patty Moore
#47 Judy Crayne 2012-02-16 09:54
I did not know Robbie, but I know Marcia and how she spoke highly about him. She is a very nice down to earth person who is a pleasure to be around and you knew she loved him very much. I am sure Robbie was the same way from viewing the memorial messages above. My prayers go out to Marcia and the family. I pray that God will give you all comfort, strength, and his mercy during this difficult time.
#46 Jo Ann Sligh 2012-02-16 09:38
So sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers are with you!

JoAnn Sligh
#45 Wanda Livingston 2012-02-16 09:28
Marsha I just wanted you to know that my heart is broken for you. If there is anything i can do for you or your family please let me know. I am so sorry...
#44 John & Linda Wolfe 2012-02-16 09:24
So sorry to hear of your loss,may God comfort your family in this time of need.
God Bless!
John & Linda Wolfe
#43 Connie Taobr May 2012-02-16 08:59
I am so sorry to hear about Robbie. He always had a joke and a smile on his face that would light up the world. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.
#42 Dana & Becky 2012-02-16 08:21
We are truly sorry for your loss. May you find Peace from our Heavenly Father and comfort from those who are around you. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Dana & Becky Lewis
Proctorville, OH (FHS)
#41 Amy Conzett Butcher 2012-02-16 07:50
Was so sad to hear about Robbie. My heart goes out to all the friends and family that are mourning this loss. Praying for all to find peace. Godspeed, Robbie.
Amy (Conzett) Butcher
#40 Richard Unroe 2012-02-16 07:11
My heartfelt prayers are with all the family and friends. I remember Robbie well from our FHS days.
#39 Christy Turner Krejc 2012-02-15 23:52
Bill & Trudy-So sorry to hear of Robbie's passing. You'll be in my thoughts and prayers.
#38 Sheriff Lee Foster 2012-02-15 22:04
Our family extends our deepest sympathy on your loss. The passing of a loved one is so very difficult. May the love of family and friends offer you some comfort along with the knowledge that we have a caring God who will take care of you. Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia.
#37 Vicki Dillon Frasher 2012-02-15 19:51
To Bill, Trudy, Terry, Son and Billy Joe...sending you love and deepest sympathies. Robbie will always hold a spot in my childhood memories as well as those as a softball coach to my daughter. I pray that you find comfort and strenghth during this difficult time...May God Bless you all.
#36 Brenda Wilson Massie 2012-02-15 19:32
Sorry for your loss You & your family are in my thoughts/prayers during this difficult time. Robbie was a classmate @ Fairland class of 1979
#35 earlene shealy 2012-02-15 19:30
marcia, you are in my prayers and have my deepest sympathy for your loss. earlene shealy
#34 Penney Nichols 2012-02-15 18:41
Marcia and family,
Deepest sympathy to you and your family for your loss. Prayers are with you during your time of sorrow.
#33 Tim Black 2012-02-15 18:21
Thoughts and prayers to all of the family.God speed Robbie !!
#32 Lonnie Black 2012-02-15 18:19
i am so sorry to hear about Robbie.please know we will keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers.
#31 Mike Boster 2012-02-15 18:10
I was deeply saddened today to hear of Rob's passing. Our family will uphold you, his loved ones in prayer in the coming days. Another gone from us, the Fairland Class of 79.
#30 james watkins 2012-02-15 17:34
marsha i am sorry about rob, he was a great guy and co- worker he will be missed at work.if you or your family need anything just call
#29 Jessica shealy 2012-02-15 16:58
Allison & Family,

Sorry to hear of your loss. May God give you strength and comfort you during this time.

Jessica Dunaway Shealy
#28 Kenneth Bundrick 2012-02-15 16:05
Marcia I am sorry to hear about your husband you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
#27 Eric Kuhn 2012-02-15 15:17
So sorry to hear of Robbie's passing. He was in my class at Fairland High School, and was always a good friend to everyone. My condolences to his family, I know he is loved and missed.
#26 Marti and Tom Reid 2012-02-15 15:10
God be with your family,keeping you in our prayers. love you all!
#25 Tammy Holderby Carte 2012-02-15 15:08
Robbie was a classmate and a good friend during our high school years. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. We have another angel looking over us now.
#24 Patsy Stephenson 2012-02-15 14:28
Mr. & Mrs. Miller, Marcia and family.
Proctorville is in shock with the news of our classmate Robbie's passing. Robbie always was smiling and joking and never had a harmful word for anyone. Sweet peace Robbie. You are in our thoughts and prayers in this sad time in your lives. May the Lord bless you with grace and love. Patsy Brumfield Stephenson Fairland Class of 1979.
#23 Debbie Shealy 2012-02-15 13:37
Marcia, Trudy and family, so sad to hear this news. Each of you are in our thoughts and prayers. Rob was a kind, thoughtful man and will surely be missed.
#22 Helen Griffin 2012-02-15 13:03
This is terrible news, Allison. My sincere condolences to your family.
#21 Cheryl Dalton 2012-02-15 12:18
Dear family, please accept my condolences on your great loss. I will be lifting you all up in prayer during this difficult time. Love to you all.

Cheryl Dalton
Proctorville, Ohio
#20 Mark & Missy Hipp 2012-02-15 11:51
Ms. Marsha-we are so sorry for your loss-you are all in our thoughts & prayers-God bless you all!!

Mark & Missy Hipp
#19 Shelley Remion 2012-02-15 10:28
Marsha and Family,
Sorry to hear of your loss. May God give you strength for the days to come.

Shelley Zeigler Remion & Family
#18 The Waters Family 2012-02-15 10:22
Marcia and family, we are so sorry to hear about Rob's death. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers. If there is anything that we can do, please do not hesitate to ask. Jeff, Angie, Andrew & Ashlynne
#17 Anita O. Kinard 2012-02-15 10:18
Marcia, Allison and Family, We were so sorry to hear of your loss! Keeping you in thought and prayer! Mr. and Mrs. Danny R. Kinard and Family
#16 Debbie Dillon Tabor 2012-02-15 09:41
Bill, Trudy, Billy Joe, Terry, and Sondra:

Our hearts are broken. We are so very sorry to hear about Robbie. May God Bless and comfort you during this heartbreaking time.

Love you,

Ernestine Dillon and Clarence & Debbie Tabor
#15 JUDY & LEO JENNINGS 2012-02-15 09:14
We are so sorry at your loss, even though we know God had a need to call him home, we just know he has a place reserved for him. we hope he will help ya'll, for shurly he will be missed greatly.
#14 Ruthie Millar 2012-02-15 09:07
Kyle, Dale and I are so sorry for your loss and will keep you and your family in our prayers. Ruthie Millar & Dale Shaw (PUMC)
#13 Gabie Folk 2012-02-15 08:56
Marcia and Family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Your family will remain in my thoughts and prayers during this this time.
#12 Anthony Matthews 2012-02-15 08:15
Thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time.
#11 Troop 61 2012-02-15 07:57
Marcia, Kyle and family, we are very sorry to hear about Rob. If there is anything we can do for you, please let us know. BSA Troop 61
#10 Don and Margi Layman 2012-02-15 07:24
Bill, Arbutus and Family, We are so sorry For your Loss. Our Hearts and prayers are with You all. Don, Margi , Loretta and Family.
#9 Michael Fowler 2012-02-15 05:58
Marsha and Family.. I am so sorry to hear about Robbie passing, I will miss him so much! I remember growing up together and sharing the laughs that we did, we always had such fun together. Robbie will be missed beyond words. God will take care of him and he will be back laughing with Mama Myrtle like we used to do! I hope god comforts you and the rest of the family during this time. I love you Cuz!
#8 Myrtie Mallach 2012-02-14 21:16
Marcia and family,so sorry to hear about the passing of Robert.You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Mark & Myrtie Mallach
#7 reva moates 2012-02-14 19:33
Bill- Trudy I didn't know your son but I am so sorry to hear of his death.The Lord will keep you in His arms and give you the strength Reva
#6 Jana Livingston 2012-02-14 18:27
So sorry to hear about the passing of Robert. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
#5 Freida White 2012-02-14 17:15
This is a complete shock and my heart hurts.Rob became my friend and I enjoyed working with him over the last year.I'll miss him and his crazy ways of horsing around with me.Sorry for your loss Marsha he always talked of you.R.I.P.your other family at 5610 Frieda White
#4 Lisa Killian Lever 2012-02-14 17:02
I am so sorry to hear of your loss!!! May God give you and your family the strength for the days ahead. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sincerely, Lisa Killian Lever and family
#3 Donna Jacobs 2012-02-14 16:26
Marcia and family, My heart goes out to you. Shocked I was when I learned of the sad news. Words can never ease the pain. God always knows best, even if we don't understand. Love and prayers, Donna & eugene Jacobs
#2 Lisa Mowbray 2012-02-14 15:10
Marcia our hearts break for your loss, know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Gaynell & Patricia Amick
Forrest & Lisa Mowbray
#1 Lori Koon-Alonso 2012-02-14 14:45
Marcia and sorry to hear of Rob's passing. Prayers with all of you during this time. Lori Koon-Alonso