Sam M. Miller, 92, 49602 Township Road 69, Millersburg, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at his residence.
He was born March 14, 1920, in Holmes County to the late Mose S. and Rebecca (Mast) Miller and married Esther J. Barkman on Nov. 11, 1945. She preceded him in death.
He was a retired farmer, a member of the Old Order Amish and was a deacon since October 1949.
Surviving are children, Mose (Katie) Miller of Millersburg, Eli (Mattie) Miller of Baltic, Jacob (Esther) Miller of Millersburg, Albert (Pat) Miller of Dothan, Ala., John (Esther) Miller of Millersburg, Lizzie Ann (Andy) Yoder of Fresno, Mary (Sam) Yoder of Holmesville, Anna (Mose) Yoder of the home, Susie (Delbert) Yoder of Baltic, Esther Miller of the home and Ella (Aden) Yoder of Millersburg; 64 grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; 134 great-grandchildren; brothers, Albert M. Miller and Noah M. (Clara) Miller, both of Baltic; and sisters-in-law, Ada Miller and Bena Miller, both of Millersburg.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents; five grandchildren; a step-grandchild; two great-grandchildren; a sister; and five brothers.
Services were Thursday, Dec. 13 at the Miller residence, with Bishop Henry Weaver officiating. Burial was in Miller Cemetery, Mill Creek Township, Coshocton County.
Arrangements were handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek.