Monroe Miller, 96, died Monday, June 23, 2008.
Services were held Saturday, June 28, from Wesley Chapel African Methodist Episcopal church in Hazlehurst with Rev. M.C. Hammer officiating. Interment was in the Hazlehurst City Cemetery with the House of Peoples Funeral Home in charge.
He was born May 25, 1912, to China Pendleton and Saul Morris in Sparta. Later on he moved to Hazlehurst and married Willie Huffman and they had four daughters. He was employed at the Hazlehurst Box Factory for many years.
Survivors include: his daughters, Willie Ruth (Leonard) Broughton of Moss Point, Jimmy Bradley of Terry, Carolyn Faye McGee and Vera A. Morris of Hazlehurst; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.