Mrs. Clyde Mae Baldwin Miller of Fleetwood passed away Friday evening, Feb. 15, 2013, at Ashe Memorial Hospital. She was 96.
Mrs. Miller was born in Ashe County on Sunday, Aug. 27, 1916, to the late William Eugene and Viola Blanch Marsh Baldwin.
She graduated from Appalachian State Teacher’s College. She taught school in Ashe County for over 43 years. She taught at Lansing Elementary School and Fleetwood Elementary School.
In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening and raising her cattle. She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be missed by all.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, William Stewart Miller.
Mrs. Miller is survived by a son, Steve Miller and wife, Bonnie, of Roxboro; two daughters, Sandra Cox and husband, Bill, of Clemmons and Renna Miller, of Fleetwood; a brother, John Baldwin and wife, Shirley, of West Jefferson; six sisters, Bertha Richards, of New York, N.Y., Gertrude Lucas, of Baltimore, Md., Jean Cullison and husband, Ronnie, of Lancaster, Pa., Mabel Poling and husband, Harold, of Baltimore, Md., and Wanda Pugh of Athens, Va.; five grandchildren, Adam Miller and wife Heather, Matt Miller and Andrew Cox, all of Winston-Salem, Brian Cox, of Charlotte and Suzie Blevins and husband, Mark, of White Top, Va.; a great-grandchild, Kimberly Blevins, of White Top, Va.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at Boone Family Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dwight Shepherd officiating. Burial will follow in the Bethany Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from noon-2 p.m. on Wednesday, prior to the funeral service.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
You may give the family your condolences at our website www.boonefuneralhome.com.
Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.