"Just one life, it will soon be past. Only what is done for Christ will last."
Elaine Bacquie Miller, 88, departed this life on April 2, 2018, at Research Medical Center.
Elaine was born on August 13, 1929, to Joseph Ernest and Bernetta (Davis) Bacquie in Hannibal, Missouri.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and four siblings.
Elaine attended the public schools in Hannibal and graduated from Douglas High School. After high school, Elaine attended and graduated college at Prairie View A & M in Prairie View, Texas. She worked as a Home Economics instructor for several years. Elaine met and later married Dr. Tom Miller and although no children were born to their union, she dedicated her life to all the students who came across her path.
Elaine was an avid seamstress, traveler, and enjoyed being in the company of family and friends.
Elaine Bacquie Miller leaves to cherish her memories, her special niece, Toni Bacquie of Studio City, California; one brother, Albert Bacquie of Chicago, Illinois; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral Service for Elaine Bacquie Miller will be held Saturday, April 7, 11:00 a.m. at Bethel AME Church, 2328 Flora Ave.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the Church.
Interment, Mt. Moriah Cemetery.