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614. Merle Marie Glenn was born on 5 Feb 1911 in Austin, Travis County, Texas. (740) She died on 6 Jul 2009 in Victoria County, Texas. She was buried in Memory Gardens Cemetery, Victoria County, Texas.

Merle Marie Miller Doig
MERLE MARIE MILLER DOIG


VICTORIA - Merle Marie Miller Doig, 98, of Victoria, passed away Monday, July 6, 2009. She was born Feb. 5, 1911, in Austin, the daughter of Jasper F. and Evie Hudson Glenn. She was a retired secretary for the Victoria Independent School District and worked at Hopkins Elementary for many years. She was a member of Northside Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son, Glenn Miller and wife Judy of Yoakum; stepson, Larry Doig and wife Brenda of South Carolina; stepdaughter, Karen Walker of Sugar Land; eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Virgil H. Miller and Joseph Doig.
Visitation will be held from 6 until 8 p.m., Wednesday, July 8, at Colonial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 9, at Northside Baptist Church with the Rev. Tim Williams and the Rev. Gerald Thurman officiating. Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Pallbearers include Harold Miller, Ronnie Miller, Tim Compton, Randy Hudson, Mark Heidaker and Sean Kennedy.

Honorary pallbearers include Avril Sassman, Gene Parker and H.P. Scott.
Memorials in her memory may be made to Northside Baptist Church or donor's choice.
Arrangements by Colonial Funeral Home 1801 E. Red River, Victoria, 578-3535.



She was married to Virgil Harold Miller (son of Daniel Miller and Annie McWilliams) on 12 Jul 1931 in Austin, Travis County, Texas.(741) Virgil Harold Miller was born on 1 Mar 1901 in Austin, Travis County, Texas. He died on 24 Apr 1987 in Victoria, Victoria County, Texas. (87) He was buried in Colonial Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Victoria, Texas.

Virgil H. Miller, 86 of Victoria died on Friday, April 24, 1987 in a local nursing home following a long illness. He was born March 1, 1901, in Austin, son of the late Daniel and Annie McWilliams Miller. He married the former Merle Marie Glenn on July 12, 1931 in Austin. Surviving are his wife, Merle Glenn Miller of Victoria; a son Glenn Miller of Yoakum; two brothers, Ray Miller of Dallas and Decator Miller of Cambridge, Ohio; and five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Lena Mae Polacek and Ada Lewis; and two brothers, Charlie Miller and Eddie Miller. Merle Marie Glenn and Virgil Harold Miller had the following children:

child+1073 i. Virgil Glenn Miller.

She was married to Joseph Doig on 9 Jan 1988 in Victoria, Victoria County, Texas. (742) Joseph Doig was born on 16 Aug 1914. He died on 28 Jan 1995 in Victoria County, Texas. (87)