(FIVE POINTS) Funeral services for J.T. "Jake" Miles, 86, of Five Points will be Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Don Ellison officiating. Burial will follow at Rocky Mount Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 4-7 p.m. on Monday.
Mr. Miles died Sunday, June 2, at his residence.
A Lanett native, Mr. Miles was born April 9, 1933, the son of Lee Robert and Ivy Bell Crenshaw Miles. He worked as an equipment operator for Chambers County Highway Department.
Survivors include his son, Wayne Miles (wife, Jeri) of Five Points; three stepdaughters, Sue Sheppard (husband, Richard) of LaFayette, Ann Bledsoe (husband, Jim) of LaGrange, Ga., and Phyllis Harris (husband, Jack) of Auburn; four stepsons, Hewell Bishop (wife, Joann) of Woodland, Tommy Bishop (wife, Betty) of Roanoke, Frank Bishop of LaFayette and Darrell Bishop (wife, Kaye) of Lanett; 13 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Frances Gray of Tumwater, Wash., and Pauline Thrower and Ann Bullard, both of Huguley; and brother, Johnny E. Miles of Lanett. Mr. Miles was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Susie Mann Miles.
Pallbearers will be Mr. Miles' grandsons and friends, Landon Miles, Jason Miles, Jacob Miles, Bobby Kendrick, Mike Wilson and Stephen Sheppard.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.
Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.