Ernest Calvin Miles, 81, died on March 21, 2012 in Franklin, TN where he was currently residing. He was formerly of the Roscoe area.
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2012 at McCoy Chapel of Memories. Interment will follow in Roscoe, Texas. Reverend Jerry Payne will be officiating.
Mr. Miles was born on October 6, 1930 in Sweetwater, Texas. Ernest was a graduate of Highland High School in 1948 as Salutatorian of his class and also attended Texas A & M University. He was a Real Estate Broker and had farmed in the early years of his life. He also had worked for Lone Star Industries. Ernest was a Baptist.
He is survived by his daughter, Brenda Diane Pearse and her husband, Barry, of Brentwood, TN, his brother, Joyce Lee “Buddy” Miles of Gordon, Texas, his sister, Jane Reams of Irving, Texas, 2 grandchildren, Ashley Hughes and Brook Pearse, and 3 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Grady and Ruby Garrett Miles, and a brother, Carrol Miles.
Pallbearers will be Buddy Miles, Gordon Miles, Grady Miles, Jack Kennedy, W.D. Miles, and Billy Miles.
Memorials may be made to Odessey Hospice, 717 North Harwood Street, Dallas, Texas 75210.