Billy J. Miller, 77, of Van Buren passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2016, in Fort Smith. He was born Nov. 25, 1938, in Fort Smith to the late Arthur and Grace Miller. He was retired from Rheem Manufacturing and served in the U.S. Army. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Jo Keeton; and three brothers, Robert, Jimmie Ray and Cecil Miller.

He is survived by a former wife, Doris Marie Miller of Van Buren; two daughters, Maria Clevenger and husband Alan of Alma, and Annlujean Vaughn and husband Clint of Fort Smith; a sister, Doris Sellers and husband Don of Van Buren; three grandchildren, Carol, Lisa, and Taylor Vaughn; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was Aug. 19 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home Chapel with interment at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

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