Descendant of Jacob Sr and Rhoda Betsy Garriott

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08--Eleanor "Inie" Lucille Garriott
Birth: 24 Oct 1913, Jasper Co, IN: Bk H4/144
Home: Detroit, Wayne Co, MI in 1937, St. Helen in 1972
Death: 22 Mar 1997, at home in St. Helen, Roscommon Co, MI- age 83
Burial: Fairview Cemetery
Occupation: Artist, Art Teacher, SSN: 381-22-6090/MI
Education: Gifford School, Jasper Co, IN-- 8th Grade
Father: Hurby Garriott 

Marriage: Chicago, Cook Co, IL
Spouse: Harold Eugene MILLER
Birth: 7 Dec 1908, IL
Death: 12 Jul 1985, St. Helen, Roscommon Co, MI- age 76
Burial: Fairview Cemetery
Occupation: SSN: 347-05-9057/IL

     CHILDREN: Eleanor and Harold had four children:
09----PHYLLIS JUNE MILLER [b. 11 Jan 1937, Chicago, Cook Co, IL; d. 13 Jul 1979, Houghton Lake, Roscommon Co, MI- age 42, bur. Fairview Cemetery, m. Ron GIRARD on 4 Jun 1962, divorced in Mar 1974, lived in St Helen, Roscommon Co, MI, SSN: 379-34-8687/MI, had two children;
09----MARILYN JO MILLER [b. 16 Sep 1938, Detroit, Wayne Co, MI], m. James David ECKERT on 31 Mar 1962, divorced in Jun 1964, lived in St. Helen, Roscommon Co, MI, had twins;
    Marilyn second married John ALLISON on 24 May 1969 and had a daughter;
09----JUDITH ANN MILLER [b. 1940, Detroit, Wayne Co, MI], m. 1st Eugene Francis MEHALLE on 13 May 1961. She 2nd married James Douglas SIMPSON [b. 22 Oct 1932, Toronto, CAN] on 22 Dec 1979, Fairview, MI, lived in Oxford, Benton Co, IN;
09----DOUGLAS LEE MILLER [b. 13 Mar 1947, Detroit, Wayne Co, MI; d. 2 Nov 1997, age: 50], in Marketing for Auto Industry newspaper, m. 1st Patricia Ann DAY on 4 Oct 1969, lived in Waterford, Oakland Co, MI had two children: He married second Tammie Lynn GURICH on 25 Jun 1994.

     1940 Detroit, Wayne Co, MI census: has Harold Miller 31, b. IL, Radio Repair-Radio Store; Elenor Miller 26, b. IL; Fhyutes Miller 3, b. IL; Maryleen Miller 1, b. MI; and Judith Miller 1/12, b. MI.

     1997 DEATH: Douglas was diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease during an Army physical in 1965. He completely recovered after surgery and 52 Cobalt treatments. He had heart valve problems and was on the list for a heart transplant, in 1997, when he died.

[Detroit Free Press News]

     1997 OBITUARY: Mrs Eleanor Miller, age 83, passed away March 22, 1997 at her home. Eleanor was the first of ten children and was born and raised in Indiana. She moved to Detroit with her husband in 1937, where she began her career in the 1950s as an artist and art teacher. Eleanor and her husband, Harold E Miller, moved to St Helen in 1972 where she continued to teach art classes and, until the last days of her illness, she continued to paint and sketch.

[Roscommon Herald]