Wilma Eggers Miller, age 89, of Valley Hill Drive, Vilas, passed away Saturday morning, February 3, 2018, at her home.

Wilma was born June 11, 1928 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Ralph Marvin Eggers and Polly Eggers Miller. She was the retired owner and operator of Wilma's Beauty Salon and a member of Willowdale Baptist Church.

Wilma is survived by two sons, Michael Miller of Zionville, and Geoff Miller and wife Ciss of Marietta, Georgia; three granddaughters, Ashlee Sasser and husband Holt of Blowing Rock, Georgette Miller of Marietta, Georgia and Cindy Clark of Kingsport, Tennessee; three grandsons, Derek Cox of Blowing Rock, Eric Miller of Boone and Adam Miller and wife Kim of Hickory; three great-grandsons, Riley Sasser, Caden Cox, and Cooper Cox; one great-granddaughter, Chaney Miller, and one daughter-in-law, Vicki Miller of Vilas. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Gregory L. "Greg" Miller, her step-father, Robert Miller, one sister, Velma Henson and one brother, Ralph Eggers.

Funeral services for Wilma Eggers Miller will be conducted Wednesday afternoon, February 7, 2018, at 2:00 o'clock, at Willowdale Baptist Church. The body will lie in state, at the church, from 12:30 until 2:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Eugene Braswell. Burial will follow in Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday afternoon, from 12:30 until 2:00 o'clock, at the church, prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Willowdale Baptist Church, 133 North Westside Drive, Vilas, North Carolina, 28692.

Online condolences may be sent to the Miller family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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