Meridian Star


October 15, 2013

Daniel Wade Miles

MERIDIAN —     Services for Daniel “Wade” Miles will be held today, Tuesday, at 11 a.m. at Jones Chapel Church of God. Interment will be held in Jones Chapel Church Cemetery with James F. Webb Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

    Mr. Miles, 75, was born on Aug. 27, 1938 in Meridian and went to his heavenly home to be with our Lord and Saviour on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013.  Wade served in the U. S. Navy from 1957 to 1961 and retired from General Motors in 2001. Wade was a dedicated member of Jones Chapel Church of God where he served on various boards, was a youth leader, taught Sunday School and Small Groups and member of the choir. Wade enjoyed golfing and fishing and was a member of Quitman Country Club, but his passion was his family and church.

    Survivors include his loving wife of 52 years, Alice Dale Miles; a son, Michael Wade Miles and wife, Sissy; daughter, Dana Lynn Smith and husband, Paul; grandchildren: Joseph Miles, Reanna Miles, Miles Barrett and fiancee, Danielle Cummins, Capri Smith and Abigail Smith and great grand daughter, Ansley Mae Barrett; a brother, Richard Miles and wife Jackie; a sister Sybil Martin and husband Bobby Martin.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Davis "Herford" and Opal Miles; brother, Rev. Charles Miles and sister, Shirley Lafferty.

    Pallbearers are James "Bud" Thomas, Johnny Brewer, Jerry Thomas, Miles Barrett, Joe Miles and Jack Rush.

    Honorary pallbearers are Orville " Shorty" Anderson, Rex Anderson, Doug Anderson and Jeff Anderson.

    Visitation will be held today, Tuesday, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Jones Chapel Church of God.

    Family and friends may sign the online memorial, leave a personal note for the family or order flowers at


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