Norman Wayne Miller, residing in Campobello, S.C. and born and raised in Nashville, TN, age 80, passed on to the Lord on August 29, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents Elzie (Fannie) Miller, brother Herbert W. Miller, sister Oleda M. (Miller) Rudy, son Kevin T. Miller, and two grandchildren.
He is survived by his loving spouse Nancy M. Miller, son Kasey W. (Angela) Miller, step-son John Jubilee and step-daughter Sheri Sue (James) Stickley, sister Dorothy Jane (Miller) Greenway, 15 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson.
He retired as a Chief Warrant Officer 4 from the Tennessee Army National Guard with over 42 years of service, serving full time as a technician, and a part-time Gurardsman. His final military service was with the 194th Engineer Brigade, where he received the Legion of Merit Award. He also received many additional awards throughout his military career. He is a member of American Legion Post #273 of Madeira Beach, FL.
Norman Wayne was a charter member of Donaldson Fellowship Church in Nashville, and a present member of Walnut Grove United Methodist Church, Cottontown, Tennessee.
Wayne was a drag car driver in his earlier years, winning countless races throughout the Nashville area. He loved racing, motor cycles, dirt bikes, water skiing, boating and fishing. In his later years, he was into thoroughbred horse racing, winning several races, and breeding and raising thoroughbreds.
He loved spending winters in Florida near the water. He and his wife Nancy enjoyed many years together fishing, camping, and sharing the joys of his children and grandchildren. He taught them the meaning of being a Christian and integrity. He will be sadly missed by his family, his church family and his military family. Flowers are welcome, but for those desiring, donations may be made to the Walnut Grove UMC building fund. All services will be at Walnut Grove United Methodist Church, 4101 Highway 76, Cottontown TN. Friday August 31, 2018 from 12:00 - 3:00 pm and 5:30 - 8:30 pm, and Saturday September 1, 2018 from 9:00 am until the service at 11:00 am.