CHRISTOPHER — Dolores (Barnfield) Miller, 85, passed away May 2, 2019, at her home.
She was born June 10, 1933, in Franklin County.
She married her husband, Leroy, on May 5, 1950. Together they raised four children, managed a farm and ran a successful meat packing business.
Dolores also worked full-time until retiring from the Benton Community Bank.
An avid gardener, she planted a garden growing flowers and vegetables until her passing. She also enjoyed baking. She always had a fresh loaf of bread and a batch of cinnamon rolls to share.
She is beloved by her children, Susanne (Tom) Bruns of Du Quoin, Marianne Lampley of Christopher, Bradley (Kathy) Miller of Mulkeytown, and Christina Miller of Christopher. She is also survived by seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; brother, Larry (Pam) Barnfield of Charleston, South Carolina; and sister, Debbie (Ray) Farmer of O'Fallon.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years on Oct. 30, 2010.