Thomas "Tommie" W. Miller

March 29, 1944
September 11, 2021
Charleston, WV

Thomas "Tommie" W. Miller

Thomas “Tommie” W. Miller, 77, of South Charleston passed away on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at the Hubbard Hospice House of Charleston after a long 12-year battle with cancer.

He will be greatly missed by all of those he considered family and friends, especially his family at Dynamic Graphics, and his brothers on the basketball court with team WVU 70+. Tom was one of the standouts and participated with his teammates at the National Senior Olympics.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents, Ethel and Charles Miller; brothers, Jim and Gene Miller; and several nephews and cousins.

He is survived by his loving wife, Sheila A. Miller of South Charleston; stepdaughter, Tara A. Vandelinde-Carr of Teays Valley; stepson, Donny L. Nelson II (Cindy) of Hamlin; and grandchildren, Krista and Kira Carr of Teays Valley and Laney Nelson and Jerry Crum of Hamlin.

A service to honor the life of Thomas W. Miller will be held on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 1:00pm at Snodgrass Funeral Home in South Charleston with Pastor Steve White officiating. Entombment will follow at Graceland Memorial Park of South Charleston. Family and friends may visit one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the doctor’s and staff at the Hillman Cancer Center at UPMC, Pittsburgh.

We respectfully ask, for the safety of yourself and others, that you wear a mask while inside our facility and practice social distancing.

Memories of Tom may be shared by visiting and selecting the obituary. Snodgrass Funeral Home is assisting the family with these arrangements.

6 replies
  1. Richard and Stephanie Igo says:

    We have known Tommie for a long time and he had a great attitude toward life and always had a good time being around him. He lived it to the fullest all the time. Tommie will be sadly missed by everyone. Our thoughts and prayers go to Sheila and the family.

  2. Gary Williams says:

    Sorry to hear about Tommy. I am his cousin. My mother Billie was Ethel’s sister. Tom, my brother and I spent a lot of our childhood together. Always visiting and doing things together and having a great time.

  3. Bob Corey says:

    Dear Sheila and Family,
    My most sincere condolences on the passing of Tommie, a supreme inspiration to me and so many others fortunate to know him. A man of incredible discipline, passion, love and dedication that was awesome to behold. I consider myself very fortunate to have known such a fine man as Tommie. May his awesome spirit and many memories be with you always and his wonderful soul rest in peace.

    With great Admiration, Love, Respect, and Deepest Sympathy,
    Bob Corey and Family

  4. Brenda and Denny says:

    Sending much love, hugs and prayers for all of you. Tommy was a one of a kind special man that we will truly miss. There are no words….he fought a hard long fight.

  5. stephanie meadows says:

    It was my pleasure to take care of Tommy during his fight. He was one of the strongest men I know. He was a fighter and sometimes he was stubborn Pts I have ever cared for. I will miss him coming down the hall say Hey Steph. Prayers for his family I know they will miss him so much.

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  • Tuesday, September 14
  • 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM

Funeral Service

  • Tuesday, September 14
  • 1:00 PM