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H.G. Miles

(GRAHAM) The funeral for H.G. Miles, 75, of Graham will be Thursday, July 21, 2022, at 2 p.m. at Pine Hill Christian Church with the Rev. Scott Blake officiating and Maggie Edwards delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Mr. Miles will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to services beginning on Thursday.

Mr. Miles passed away Monday, July 18, at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton, Ga.

A Woodland native, Mr. Miles was born July 28, 1946, the son of Harvey Miles and Myrtle Messer. He was a member of Randolph County Farmers Federation, a poultry farmer and a retired employee from Ford Motor Company. Mr. Miles was also a member of Oak Grove Church of Christ. He loved his family and cherished the time he spent with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Shirley K. Miles of Graham; daughter, Sandee Edwards (Greg) of Graham; three granddaughters, Morgan Phillips (Brady), Macie Spears (Colby) and Maggie Edwards; two great-grandchildren, Jackson Phillips and Charleigh Phillips; sister, Linda Thompson of Knoxville, Tenn.; and brother, Wayne Messer of Woodland. Mr. Miles was preceded in death by his parents and son, Marty A. Miles.

Pallbearers will be Brady Phillips, Colby Spears, Bliss Rogers, Wesley Stewart, Greg Edwards and Dustin Messer. Jackson Phillips will serve as an honorary pallbearer.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.

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