TRUMAN BOGUE MILLER, 72, of Ranger, TX,
passed away Feb. 16, 2023 in Weatherford, TX,
surrounded by family, with burial in Bullock
Cemetery near Ranger.
Truman was born June 12, 1950 in Ranger to Winferd
Nathaniel Miller & and Dorothy Lee Squyres (RHS-1948)
Miller. He grew up in Ranger & graduated from Ranger
High School in the Class of 1968. He married Reatha
Jane (Janie) Miller in June of 1970. Truman was a
contractor and highly skilled carpenter/craftsman.
He & Janie had a carpet, home furnishing & sporting-
good store for many years until he decided to change
careers in 1995 as an insurance adjuster in which he
From an early age he loved playing the piano, fiddle
and guitar and singing with his mom, sister Jean and
other family. He enjoyed shopping for a "good deal",
auctions and antique anything, guns, and he loved
fishing and hunting with his grandkids. His biggest
joy was his family. Truman was a huge jokester, with
an infectious laugh, and enjoyed making people laugh.
Truman is preceded in death by both parents and his
beloved, youngest daughter, Cynthia (Cindy) Ann Merka
(RHS-1994) and son (in-law) Eric Merka.
He is survived by wife, Janie Miller; sister Deloris
Jean Ainsworth and Billy of Ranger, brother-in-law
John Lee Graham and Linda of Mineral Wells, daughter,
Melinda (Mendy) Griffin and Rex (Biff) of Weatherford;
son, Tony Miller & Stella of Weatherford; grandchildren,
Shelby Griffin Corder & Cody, Tyler Miller, Grant Merka
and Allison, Nicole Miller Desrochers and Ben, Blake
Merka, Thomas Miller, Cassidy Griffin & Dalton Sexton,
Julie Griffin and Tandy Miller; great-grandchildren,
Andrea (Andi), Creed, Presley Joy, Calvin, Cash and
Carson; niece, Sherry Ainsworth Roberts and Gordon;
nephew, Waylon Ainsworth and Stephanie; Amanda Graham
Sudderth and Matt; Michael Graham and Laura; great-
nephews, Parker, Riley, William, Brice and great-
nieces, Brooke and Avery and many life-long friends
that he considered family.