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Teri Miller

Feb 18th, 1969 - Aug 31st, 2020

Graveside Ceremony: 10 a.m. Friday, September 4, 2020, at Elmwood Cemetery

Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Thursday evening, September 3, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora


   Teri Miller, age 51, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Monday afternoon, August 31, 2020, at her home. 

   She was born February 18, 1969, in Flora, Illinois, the daughter of Gary W. and Marilyn K. (Gilley) Staley.  She was united in marriage to Gene Miller on September 1, 2007, and together they have shared almost 13 years of marriage.

   Teri worked at North American Lighting for over 25 years.  She loved St. Louis Cardinals baseball and especially the opportunity to attend a game at the ballpark with her family.  She enjoyed reading, bike riding, and caring for her home and yard, especially when decorating for the holidays.  Teri cherished time spent making memories with her loved ones, friends, and special pets, and her legacy of love will continue in the hearts of others.   

   She is survived by her husband: Gene Miller of Flora; a daughter: Sarah Taylor Watson of Red Bud; a son: Connor Eugene Miller of Flora; mother: Marilyn K. Staley of Flora; sister-in-law: Anita Miller of Mocksville, North Carolina; a brother-in-law: Roger Miller of Albemarle, North Carolina; and many friends.

   She was preceded in death by her father: Gary W. Staley.

   A graveside ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, September 4, 2020, at Elmwood Cemetery.  Those attending are asked to arrive directly at the cemetery.  Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday evening, September 3, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  In accordance with an Illinois mandate, face masks will be required, and social distancing is recommended.  Memorial donations are suggested to Clay County Cancer Crusaders and will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a memory or condolence visit:


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Linda Griffy

September 1st

Fly High Teri Fly High!!!!

Phyllis and Dan Kaufmann

September 1st

Our thoughts and prayers go to you and your family! There are no words to express our condolences.

Jeff & Crystal Allen

September 1st

So sorry for your loss. Praying for peace and comfort at this time.

Mr. & Mrs. Rick Bowen Jr.

September 1st

Matt and Misty Lindeman

September 1st

We both worked with Teri and I will always remember she had a smile and laugh that would light up a room. We are so sorry for the loss of Teri, your family is in our prayers.

Rick & Verna Smith

September 1st

We are so saddened to hear this news. Teri was an awesome friend. She will sadly be missed, but fondly remembered.. Prayers for her Family

Carla Helm

September 1st

So sorry Terri u was always nice to me and my family u will be missed by all ur coworkers family and friends I hope they got some cardinal fans in heaven to watch the games with ..many prayers to ur family and friends

Zelda Devore

September 1st

My prayers are Gene , Connor, Sarah, Marilyn and all her friends & reletives I will miss her so much. God Bless.

Rick & Tina Klanke

September 1st

We were saddened to hear of Teri's passing. Teri and I worked together for many years and in that time she came to Know my Wife Tina as well. Teri was truly a good person. Usually ready for a laugh or joke at all times. Heaven Gained a True Angel. Until we meet again.

Mike and Sharon Gray

September 1st

So sorry for your loss. We have known Terri for many years, she was a wonderful lady, mother, wife, and daughter, she will be missed by many. Prayers of comfort for all the family.

Sandy Cook

September 1st

So sorry to heard about Teri, she was a very sweet woman. She will be missed. Prayers for the family, for peace and comfort.

Mary Reynolds

September 1st

Rest In Peace Teri 🌹🦋🌹

Dallas Clark & Family

September 1st

Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

Connie Dow

September 1st

Marilyn, Gene & family... Hugs and prayers to all of you for comfort and strength. Such a tragic loss felt by so many. May you now rest in peace Terri.

Jennifer Anderson

September 1st

Oh Teri I am sooo shocked and saddened to hear this!! You will be missed by sooo many. You were such a sweet lady and a wonderful mother and daughter to your mamma.Thoughts and Prayers foing out to your family.🙏

Pam Williams

September 1st

So saddened to hear of Teris passing. She will truly be missed by all. Always had a smile whenever you seen her out. Prayers for Gene, Sarah, Connor, an Marilyn.

Niles Dufrenne

September 1st

My deepest sympathy to the family. She was such a nice person and I was blessed to have worked with her. She will be missed.

Karen Herring

September 1st

Marilyn, Gene, Sarah, and Conner, I worked with Teri many years ago at NAL. She was such a joy to be around. Like her other coworkers, Teri will be in our hearts and memories forever. Wishing you all strength and peace during this difficult time.


September 2nd

Teri was fun to work with. I will miss you my friend..

Craig Clark

September 2nd

sorry for your loss Gene

Sharon David

September 2nd

Teri was and is a special person. We worked together and she worked for me at NAL for 23 plus years. We talked about the Cardinals a lot. A fantastic person and worker. Her smile and laugh were infectious. She touched so many lives and will be missed by everyone. Gene and family- May God hold you near.

John Payne

September 2nd

so sorry did not know, Terry was sick. May the hand of god lift you up in this time and bless you with peace.

Cindy Tatman.

September 1st

So very sorry for your loss. Teri will greatly missed by all. She loved you all with her whole heart. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Amanda Cutliff

September 1st

I sure will miss you Teri. We always had fun when we worked together. I am going to miss talking about our Cardinals and all your Christmas post. I know I will see you again and when I do I will greet you with "Whats Happening ". Until then rest in heaven my dear friend. Thoughts and prayers to your family.

Sharon Webb

September 3rd

Gene I’m so sorry for the loss of Teri. I was so shocked when I heard the news. Please know I will be thinking of you and your family during this great loss. I worked with her many years ago at NAL and she was a hoot to work with. Always kept everyone in stitches. She will be greatly missed.

Lynda Reeder

September 3rd

I’m so upset that you’re gone. I’m going to miss you so much. Please say hi to Kathy and Michael. No one will text me at 3 am to ask if I’m up yet. I love you.



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