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Jackie Edge Miller, 85, of Center, passed away Wednesday, August 9

Jackie Edge Miller, 85, of Center, passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017, in Tenaha.


Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, August 11, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 12, 2017, at First United Pentecostal Church in Center with Bro. Andy Wilson officiating.  Interment will follow at Folsom Chapel Cemetery in Shelby County.


Ms. Miller was born April 7, 1932, in Shelby County, to Henry Edge and Mattie Lou Smith Edge.  She loved cooking and taking care of her family.  She was a member of First United Pentecostal Church in Center.


She is survived by


Carolyn Cochran and husband, Larry, of Center, Texas

John Miller and wife, Kay, of San Antonio, Texas

Steve Miller and wife, Susan, of Round Rock, Texas



Gregg Miller and wife, Tabitha

Paul Miller and wife, Amber

Andrew Cochran and fiancé, Caitlyn

Erik Miller

Taylor Williams and husband, George

Morgan Miller


7 Great Grandchildren



J. Frank Edge of Lufkin, Texas

James Edge of Clute, Texas

Lyndon Edge of Rogers, Arkansas

Paul Edge of San Diego, California    

Dale Edge of Crockett, Texas


Preceded in death by

Husband: Henry Miller

Parents: Henry W. Edge and Mattie Lou Smith Edge

Sisters: Maxine Miller, Joyce Adams

Brother: H. W. Edge, Jr.


Pallbearers will be Gregg Miller, Paul Miller, Erik Miller, Andrew Cochran, Larry Edge and Danny Edge.  Honorary pallbearers will be Keith Edge, Jack Quinn, Travis Quinn and Parker Miller.


A special thanks to her caregivers – Vickie Sneed, Missy Cooper, Cassidy Chessher and Cindy Webb. Also, special thanks to Affinity Hospice for their compassionate care.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to First United Pentecostal Church, PO Box 358, Center, Texas 75935.


Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com