LtCol Paul Wilson Miller, USMC (October 16, 1970 - October 7, 2023)
LT COL Paul Wilson Miller, USMC, of New Bern, North Carolina, passed away on October 7, 2023, at his home. Born in Fort Ord, California, on October 16, 1970, Paul grew up in Daytona Beach, Florida. Paul graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1993 and obtained a Master’s in Math from the University of Maryland. He served in Okinawa, Japan; Camp Pendleton, California; Kuwait; Afghanistan; the Pentagon; and MCAS Cherry Point, NC. Upon retirement from the military, Paul began a new career as a math teacher. He taught math students at Early College East in Havelock and Pamlico Community College.
Paul was active in his faith, loved his family, loved teaching math, and was a generous giver of his time, talents and resources. He will be sorely missed. He was predeceased by his father, Brown Miller. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer (Jones) Miller; his son, Robert Miller; mother, Sandy Miller, and sister, Theresa Miller, both of Houston, Texas; and his brother, Charlie Miller, of Atlanta, Georgia.
A memorial service will be held at Pollocksville Presbyterian Church at 3:00pm on Sunday, October 15, 2023. Refreshments to follow. The church address is 311 Main St., Pollocksville, NC 28573. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Filling Station, 221 Main St., Pollocksville, NC 28573; fillingstation1075.com.