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Mr. George Henry Miller, Jr.

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“My dear Uncle George, It's hard to believe that you're actually gone. You weren't only an amazing friend to my dad but an extended father figure to...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Jennifer Franklin - Long Beach, CA

“Betty, Brenda and the entire family of George, affectionally called "June Bug" by me and others. Hard to absorb this occurrence. He will be sorely...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Davis - Moss Point, MS

“Many Fond memories of working with George. I enjoyed our deep and insightful conversations. He was a very intelligent man and I learned a lot from...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Cheryl Dunworth - Lakewood, CA

“Uncle George I will miss you dearly. Thank you for for always being there for my dad. You were his truest friend. Any time my father was sick or in...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: John Franklin - Fullerton, CA

“Will always remember running the hardwood (playing basketball) with "Big Game George" during lunch at 10th and Pine. Great games and memories....Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Curtis Shur - Long Beach, CA

“Will always remember running the hardwood (playing basketball) with " Big game George " during lunch at !0th and Pine. Great games and memories....Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Curtis Shur - Long Beach

“I loved working for Lt. Miller. He always had a smile and a good word. A wonderful role model for all of us ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Dana Braak - Long Beach, CA

“I had the privilege of working with & for George at the LBPD while assigned to the Juvenile Division. George was a good supervisor with a great...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Randi Castillo - Long Beach, CA

“Lion George was beloved by his Lions Clubs International colleagues throughout Southern California not just because he was always willing to step up...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Judith Olmsted Powell - CA

“Dear Ali, Ellice and family,Our hearts go out to you and your children and all the Miller brothers, sisters and extended family. We've known George...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Felix and Pat Franklin - CA

“I didn't know George well, but I know he will be missed by Luis and his family. Our prayers are with you. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Steven Kuhn - San Juan Capistrano, CA


George Henry Miller, Jr., of Los Alamitos, California, passed away on May 24, 2017, at the age of 76.

George was born to the union of George H. Miller, Sr. and Laura Williams Miller on November, 4, 1940, in Inverness, Mississippi. The family moved to Pascagoula, Mississippi in 1955. George joined the Army and after serving his country, he was honorably discharged. He moved to California and was hired by the Long Beach Police Department as a police officer. George moved up the ranks and retired as a Lieutenant. While working full-time with the police department, George attended California State University Los Angeles where he obtained a bachelor's degree. He continued his education and received a master's degree from the University of Southern California.

George served his community for decades as a member of the Long Beach Lions Club. Through the Lions Club he helped to provide a better life for the handicapped, the poor, the sick, the young and the aged. George served as the club's president in 2013.

George is survived by his son, Luis Ali Miller (Ellice), grandchildren, Jaelyn Miller, Damani Miller and Bellamie Miller, brother, Tandy Miller, sisters, Juliareen Miller Williams, Brenda (Joseph) Miller Johnson and Betty Miller Mitchell, as well as his many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

George was preceded in death by his parents, George H. Miller, Sr. and Laura Williams Miller, brothers, James P. Miller, Sr. and Frank Miller.

A memorial service will take place Monday, June 5, 2017, at 11:30 a.m. The service will take place at Forest Lawn located at 4471 Lincoln Avenue, Cypress, California 90630, in the Church of Our Fathers.