Avery Miles, 69, died October 5 at his home at Van.
A son of the late Jasper and Rebecca Roberts Miles, he was the father of the late Ella Miles.
Surviving are his wife, Judy Sue Kiser Miles; two sons, Avery Miles Jr. and Roger Miles and wife Rebecca, all of Smoot Creek; three daughters, Judy Collins and husband Tim, Lisa Miles and Eric Collins, all of Smoot Creek, and Melinda Ritchie and husband Ronnie of Sandlick; five sisters, Bonnie Potter of Campbranch, Inez Gross and Hattie Mae Crawford, both of Jenkins, Brenda Bailey of Smoot Creek, and Lula Donelly of Isom; eight grandchildren, and a great-grandchild.
Funeral services were held October 8 at the Lighthouse Church. Burial was in Dinah Blair Cemetery at Cowan.
Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.