DECATUR -- Helen “Charlene” Miller 76, of Decatur, IL passed away at 10:30 a.m., Sunday, December 31, 2017, in McKinley Court Nursing Home.
In keeping with Charlene’s wishes, no formal services will be held. Memorials may be made to the Cancer Care Specialists of Central Illinois Charitable Fund. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.dawson-wikoff.com.
Charlene was born May 6, 1941, in Decatur, IL the daughter of Charles and Francis (Myers) Miller. She had owned and operated for over forty-seven years many beauty shops in the Mt. Zion area. She was affiliated with the Southern Baptist Church and enjoyed sewing and cooking.
Surviving are her children: Timothy Reed (Brenda) of Boone, NC, Terry Atwood of Decatur, and Angela Reed of Mt. Zion; grandchildren: Andrea Trent of Decatur, Tiffany Dunst (Jason) of Taylorville, NC and Brandi Reed of Decatur; four great-grandchildren; brother: Robert Miller (Marla) of Florida; special Aunt: Norma Miller of Mt. Zion; and special friend: Barb Janes of Mt. Zion.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her son-in-law: Brian “Duke” Atwood Sr.