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Retha Pearl Miller, 85, Knifley, KY (1936-2021)

Retha Pearl (Taylor) Miller of Knifley passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021 at The Neighborhood of Somerset Nursing Home in Somerset, KY. She was 85 years old.

The funeral services will be held privately, with burial to follow in the Haven Hill Cemetery.

She was born on August 10, 1936 in Pellyton, KY to the late Joe and Deltrice Giles Taylor. She was preceded in death by her husband Jack T. Miller.

Survivors include two children Danny Miller (Janelle) of Knifley, KY and Phyllis Webster (Terry) of Conover, NC; five grandchildren Travis Miller, Matthew Netherland, Trent Miller, Tyler Miller and Patrick Netherland; six great-grandchildren Taylor, Randi Kate, Ellie, Rylie and Glen Miller and Jack Netherland; two siblings Gladys Bates of Dunville, KY and Mary Lou Cunningham of Russell Springs, KY and several niece and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by three siblings Margie White, Garnett Taylor and Edward Taylor.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Retha Pearl Miller, 85, Knifley, KY (1936-2021)

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