Alexis Marie Miller - 15
11/1/2001 - 10/24/2017
Alexis Marie Miller age 15 of Bowen, Illinois passed away at her home in Bowen on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. She was born November 1, 2001, in Carthage, Illinois, to Christina Melvin and Daniel Miller.
Surviving to mourn her passing are her Mothers and Fathers: Joshua and Chrissy Lock of Bowen, Dan Sr. and Amanda Miller, Ft. Madison, Iowa, 3 Brothers: Daniel Miller Jr., Bowen, Ashton Miller, Bowen, Aedan Miller, Ft. Madison, 3 Sisters: Chana Preader, Ft. Madison, Gaylynn Huling, Ft. Madison, 1 little sister on the way Arianna Marie Lock, Maternal Grandparents: Terry and Teresa Melvin, Plymouth, Paternal Grandparents: Sherry Shepherd, Colchester, Robert and Tina Miller Drexel, Missouri, Maternal Great Grandparents: Dean and Beverly Melvin, Florida, Bonnie and Ernest Chapin, LaHarpe, Illinois, Paternal Great Grandmother: Florine Miller, 3 Uncles, 3 Aunts, Several Cousins, and Izzy, Alexis very special cat.
Alexis was preceded in death by her Great Grandparents: Robert and Maxine Mowen, John and Edna Mae Shepherd, and Kenneth Miller.
Alexis is a student at Southeastern High School in Augusta, Illinois. She loved to paint, draw, play mind craft, reading, anything that was artistic that she could use her hands and mind to create. She would spend hours sitting with her pets. She also enjoyed spending time in Quincy sitting and watching the Mississippi River. She was an outside girl spending as much time in nature as she could. She also had her special friends that she loved to just hang out with. The Greatest love of all to her was her family. She would leave little notes for them all over the house and in their pockets, she was always the one that would comfort everyone when they were down or hurt, Alexis was true to who she was. She accepted her Lord and Savior on July 15, 2009.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at the Colchester First Baptist Church with Rev. Dennis Clements. Burial will follow the services at Bowen Cemetery in Bowen, Illinois. Visitation with the family will be from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Monday, October 30, 2017, at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 8:00 A.M. Monday. Memorial is to the Memory of Alexis. Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Monday at the Funeral Home
11:00 A.M. Tuesday at the Colchester First Baptist Church