Joe Lynn Miller was born on January 7, 1956, in Muleshoe, Texas to Carroll Gaylynn Miller and Marquitta Jo (Jackson/Miller) Elliott. Joe was a long-time resident of Calera, Oklahoma. He passed from this life on November 23, 2022, in hospice care in Amarillo, Texas.
Joe was a beloved son, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and nephew. Joe loved life and in his 66 years he lived it to the fullest. He experienced pain, loss and sadness, but also had a lot of joy, happiness and love to overshadow the hard times. One of Joe’s joys in life was riding his Harley with friends and family. He loved to participate in poker runs with his dear friends and family, Bob Pettigrew, Steve Bates, Donny and TJ Webb and numerous others. He also loved spending time with his family and friends. One of his greatest pleasures was his grandkids, he loved to spend time and cook breakfast for them. They could never do any wrong in his eyes. He was honored to have one named after him. He loved his family wholeheartedly.
Joe Lynn Miller was preceded in death by his grandparents; his biological father, Carroll Miller; his mother, Marquitta Elliott; dad George Elliott; brother, Kelly Miller; sister, Tracy Bates, and his beloved wife, Cecilla Diane (Cindy) Miller.
Joe Lynn Miller is survived by his daughter, Morgen Miller-Burns and husband Kenneth Burns of Calera, Oklahoma; son, Jesse Joe Miller of Calera, Oklahoma; son Jeremy Miller of Amarillo, Texas; sister, Rose Poindexter of Amarillo, Texas; brother, Steve Bates of Calera, Oklahoma; daughter, Savannah Kennedy of Calera, Oklahoma; aunt, Sandra Hutchens and husband Roger of Amarillo, Texas; grandchildren, Kendrick Joe Lesley, Reagen Wayne Burns, Kinsley Cahill, Scarlett Hailes all of Calera, Oklahoma, Claudia Miller, Jeremy Miller Jr., and Jaylen Miller all of Amarillo, Texas; nephews, Jackson Bates and wife Gena of Calera, Oklahoma; Brandon White of Lubbock, Texas; Mikey White of Slaton, Texas; Kenny Lee and wife Adelaide Poindexter of Slaton, Texas; dear friend/ex-partner in life Jannika (Nika) Percell-Lewellen of Calera, Oklahoma; brother by love of 40+ years, Bob Pettigrew of Platter, Oklahoma, and numerous great-grandchildren, uncles, and cousins.