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Margaret Miller
  • Elderhaus at the Lake
    1950 Amphitheater Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28401

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“It has been over 6 months since mom passed. I miss her so much that beautiful smile, gentle heart, loving spirit. we will meet again in a much...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Lesia Roberts - wilmington, NC

“Margaret was my wonderful friend and neighbor when she lived at Wrightsville West. I missed her very much when she moved. I will always remember her...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Dorothy Guggenheimer - Wilmington, NC

“Many of my memories are filled with afternoons with Sydney at Grandma's house. I'm so glad I was able to experience those times. Heaven gained a kind...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Anastasia Davis - Charlotte, NC

“Lesia, I have great, fond memories of growing up two doors down from you. Memories of watching Elvis Presley movies with your Mama. Boy how she...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Rhonda Casteen - Rose Hill, NC

“As a neighbor classmate and best friend I will always cherish the memory of her being there for me with a loving word of wisdom or any kindness she...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Rita Hawes Putz - Jacksonville, NC

“I have wonderful memories of Ms. Margaret. She was like a second mother to me growing up. Lesia, heaven has another angel. She was a wonderful...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Pamela Bright - Wilmington, NC

“God has a beautiful angel. You were a wonderful mother to Lesia and she loved you dearly. I have know you since I was 12 years old and you took me as...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Vallary Jefferson - Hampstead, NC

“Lesia and family ,I'm so sorry to hear of your loss.Praying the love of Jesus and the comforting power of the Holy spirit be with you and your family...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Judy Powell - Wilmington, NC

“Thoughts and prayers for Leisa and family as your hearts mend. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Vern and Connie Christianson - AK

“Although we cannot be there with you all during this time, we send our love and prayers your way. Margaret was such a sweet, loving, caring lady and...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Angela, Steve and Patrick McKibben - GA

“So sorry for your loss Ms Margaret was so sweet always had a smile and loved her family so much She will always be with you in your heart and you...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Jean Prince - wilmington, NC

“We wish you peace and God's love through this difficult time. You are so blessed as a family to have been close and lucky enough in that closeness...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Alton & Angela Wheeler - NC

“Sure will miss seeing Margaret she was always so precious much love to all the family ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: David E Roberts - Flowery Branch, GA


Ms. Margaret Miller, age 69 of Wilmington, NC, passed away on Monday, February 23, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Padgett Funeral Home in Wallace, NC conducted by the Rev. Addie Bonsignore. A private burial will follow at East Duplin Memorial Gardens in Beulaville, NC. The family will have a visitation one hour prior to the services at Padgett Funeral Home in Wallace, NC.
She is survived by her daughter, Lesia F. Roberts and her husband Tim of Wilmington, NC, two grandchildren, Zachary Bland Roberts and Sydney Ann Roberts of Wilmington, NC and two brothers, Ronnie Miller and wife Young of Oxford, NC and Michael Miller and wife Diane of Graham, NC, numerous nieces and nephews and her 2 special four-legged companions, Dolce and her cherished Lola.
Margaret was born on October 4, 1945 in Duplin County, NC, to the late James Oliver and Letta Howard Miller and was preceded in death by four sisters, Joy DeAngelo, Kathy Miller, Dorothy Miller and Sue Lape and one brother, James Miller.
Margaret was a wonderful and loving mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, sister and daughter. She had a tremendous amount of love for her family and always served as their care giver.
Margaret worked as a nurse for many years serving Duplin, Pender and New Hanover counties until joining the Pharmaceutical industry with Bayer and later retiring from Schering-Plough in 2008.
Margaret's family would like to say a special thank you to her caregivers, Pamela Barnes, Haley Laurie, Jean Prince and Peggy Potter as the last couple of months have been a long journey with Dementia and her most recent stroke. Also, a very special thank you to Elderhaus at the Lake and Lower Cape Fear Hospice for your grace and kindness.
The Lord has called an angel home and she has earned her wings! You will be forever in our hearts and if we can only love as much as you have!
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Margaret's memory to the Elderhaus at the Lake 1950 Amphitheater Drive Wilmington, NC 28401.
To sign the guest book, go to www.padgettfuneralhome.com.
A service of Padgett Funeral and Cremation Services, Wallace.