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Wanda Pauline Richardson Miller, age 68, of 2375 Pleasant Valley Road, Mountain City, TN, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at her residence. She was a native of Elk Park, N.C. She was a member of Liberty Christian Church of Mountain City. She was a homemaker. She loved reading, bird watching, playing computer games and her flower garden.
She was born June 19, 1946 in Elk Park, N.C. to the late Don Richardson and Mabel Cooper Richardson. She was also proceeded in death by her husband, Willie Edward Miller I; a son, Joseph Mikie Miller; also her sisters, Margie Franklin, Shirley Hicks, Magie Barr, Alice Tean Norris, Fay Jones, and little Juliedean Richardson; brothers, Jim Richardson, Frank Richardson, Rural Richardson, John Richardson, Little Don Richardson, Little Clarence Richardson and a special aunt Pauline Odom.
Survivors include son: Willie Edward Miller II, Elizabethton, TN; 3 daughters: Julie Johnson, Lenoir, N.C., Janice Ringwald, Mountain City, TN and Rita Miller also of Mountain City, TN; 2 brothers: Joe Richardson, Poga, TN and Harry Richardson, Johnson City, TN; special friends: John McElyea and Lucy Reece.
The family received friends from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014, from the Liberty Christian Church. The funeral service followed at 5:00 p.m. Mr. Maurice Widener officiated. A graveside service was held at 1:00 P.M. Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Richardson Cemetery in Avery County, N.C.
Pallbearers were James Harmon, Randall Ringwald, James Johnson, Jason Johnson, Matthew Barrier, and Dravon Barrier. Honorary pallbearers were men of the Liberty Christian Church, David Richardson, Yancey Fernandez.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorials be made to The Hale Ministries, 359 Industrial Drive, Mountain City, Tennessee.
Friends may call at 260 Laurel Trail, Mountain City, TN at any time. Condolences may be sent to the family at
Professional services for Mrs. Wanda Pauline Richardson, Miller, are being provided by the Hux Lipford Funeral Home. 423-727-9221.