Arthur Earl Miller II departed this life on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 to be with our Lord and Savior. We will gather for fellowship and remembrance from 6 to 8 pm Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Lake Ridge Chapel. The celebration of his life of 80 years will be held on Monday, August 6, 2018, at 11:30 am at Lake Ridge Chapel. A tribute of Arthur’s life may be found at www.memorialdesigners.net, where you may leave memories and expressions of sympathy for his family.
Arthur was born on June 9, 1938 to Earl and Carrie Jane (Thomas) Miller in Lubbock, Texas. He was a member of Boy Scout Troop 5 where he achieved the rank of Eagle Scout and received the prestigious God & Country Award. He was part of the first graduating class at Monterey High School in 1956 where he was a member of the golf team. Arthur went on to attend Texas Tech University where he studied Business while working at the family-owned, Lubbock Hardware & Supply. It was here that he met the love of his life and wife of 49 years, Pasty Bearden. They were married in Hale Center, Texas on December 5, 1958. He was a long-time member of the Scottish Rite at the Yellowhouse Masonic Lodge #841. Arthur was one of the founding owners of Lubbock Gasket & Supply, which is still in business today. He loved spending his time at the Lubbock Country Club where he was an avid and exceptional golfer. Arthur lived and enjoyed his life on this earth surrounded by his family and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Patsy.
Arthur is survived by his children, daughter, Lisa Davis and her husband Jim of Lubbock, daughter, Kelly Harp and her husband Jeff of Lubbock, and son, Trae Miller of Austin; brothers, Dr. William T. Miller of El Paso and Orville Miller and his wife Madelyn of Houston; brother-in-law, Keith Bearden and wife June of Lubbock; and grandchildren, Tyler Thompson, Sara Jane Thompson, Dalton Davis, Audra Davis, Cody Wimberly, Macy Bostick and husband Dylan, Cory Wimberly, Madison Miller, and Talen Miller.
If you wish to send a memorial instead of flowers in memory of Arthur Miller, please send to the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children at scottishritehospital.org or Hospice of Lubbock, at 3702 21st Street, Lubbock, Texas 79410.