Albert S. Miller, IV

Published 5:00 pm Thursday, September 5, 2019

AULANDER – Albert Sanford “Bo” Miller, IV, age 56, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at the Vidant Inpatient Hospice of Greenville, NC surrounded by his family.

“Bo” was born on May 30, 1963 to Albert Sanford Miller, III and Dianne Swank Johnson in Newport News, VA. He worked with Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital for 30 years, retiring in 2018 from his last position as the Facilities Services Director.  “Bo” was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. He cherished his church and his church family. “Bo” was always a happy person and loved spending time with his family and friends. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. “Bo” took every opportunity possible to travel, always enjoying a new adventure. He had a special interest in cars and motorcycles. “Bo” was a loving husband, son, father, brother, uncle, and friend that will be deeply missed by all that knew him.

Left to cherish Bo’s memory are his wife Valorie of the home; his mother, Dianne Johnson of Aulander; his father, Albert Sanford Miller, III and wife Jan of Hampton, VA; his son, Christopher Miller of Hampton, VA; two step-daughters, Emily Plaunty and husband Stanton of Winterville, NC, and Erin Cooke of the home; three sisters, Claire Bellecci of Newport News, VA, Michelle Odom and husband Mark of Virginia, and Cathy Earls of Powellsville, NC; two brothers, Nathan Miller and wife Michelle of Smithfield, VA, and Michael Coleman of Hopewell, VA; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 7, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC with Pastor Greg Hurdle officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made directly to the Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital Palliative Care Suite, 500 S Academy St, Ahoskie, NC 27910 or directly to the Vidant Inpatient Hospice, 920 Wellness Drive, Greenville, NC 27834 or online by visiting, search fund/type: Bo Miller.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Miller family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting