Gerald D. Miller, age 73, of Statham, GA, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2013. During his life, he was the owner of Miller's Meat Processing and was a member of Midway Christian Church. He also served in the United States National Guard. Gerald was preceded in death by his parents, Herschel Leroyce and Drue Willie Casey Miller; and a brother, Kenneth Miller. Survivors include his wife, Joy H. Miller of Statham; three sons, Sonny (Lynn) McDonald of Statham, Russell (Renee) McDonald of Cumming, GA, and Blake (Tina) Miller of Bowersville, GA; and fourteen grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 5-8:00 pm at Midway Christian Church, Winder, GA, on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm at Midway Christian Church on Thursday, April 18, 2013 with Reverends John Burchfield and Billy Hall officiating. The burial will follow the service at Carter Hill Christian Church Cemetery, Winder. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Midway Christian Church. Smith Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.