Betty Miller

Betty Miller

Betty (Johnson) Miller was born on October 15th, 1962, to the union of Raymond and Roberta Johnson in Columbus, Ohio.

Betty accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior and was baptized at Mt. Hermon Missionary Baptist Church at an early age.

Betty received her formal education in the Columbus Public Schools and was a graduate of Northland High School, Class of 1981 and Heritage College.

She relocated to Detroit, Michigan for a number of years where she spent time forming closer bonds with her family in Detroit. She then relocated back home to Columbus. She then spent over 20 years working for The Ohio State University Hospital where she met the love of her life, Cecil Miller; in this union they raised four children, Raymond, Joel, Cecil Jr. and Paetra.

She then pursued her love for cooking by joining AVI Foodsytems where she was employed for 10 years and she received multiple promotions and accreditations. During this time she became a certified Sous Chef and worked under Executive Chef Tom Landusky. She later transferred to her last home account where she had the opportunity to lead and work with her eldest son, Raymond.
Betty Miller departed this life on Wednesday, February 16th, 2022, at 10:55am. She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Roberta Johnson, sister, Mary Rogers Potter, and niece, Sallie Lee.

She is survived and leaves to cherish her memory to her husband, Cecil Miller, her three sons, Raymond Johnson, Joel Johnson, Cecil Miller Jr., her daughter, Paetra Miller and two granddaughters, Aubrey Busby-Miller and Deliah King; Sister, Debbie Rogers-Winston; Brother-in-Law Keith Miller, Sister-in-Laws Portia (Bob) Jackson, Renita (Ernest) Jones, Deborah (Stan) Griffin, and her special friend Denise Lester, a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Visitation 1:00 PM and Private Memorial Service 2:00 PM Friday, March 4, 2022 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. (one block east of Noe Bixby, turn North on Lonsdale Rd). To read the complete obituary, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to the Miller Family, visit


Condolence Messages

  1. I have been knowing Betty all my life. This is a complete shock to me and my family. We what to give our deepest condolences and our prayers are with you and your family

  2. Carla A Cardwell

    To the family I would like to give my condolences to you all. I worked with Betty for years on 11E Rhodes Hall. We was a family up there. She will surely be miss. RIH angel. Love Carla.

  3. Mr.&Mrs. Larry Walton

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this difficult time. May God strengthen you daily

  4. Dwight Woodard

    Hello Cecil Debbie and family this is Dwight your cousin from Tennessee I’m very sorry for your loss

  5. Sherri Colvin

    Sending my condolences to the Miller-Johnson family. Betty & I went to school together, I think from Gladstone, Linmoor & Class of 81 from Northland High. Betty was very loving & sweet back then, & I’m sure she was in the years that followed. Our Lord & Savior I pray for her sister Debbie & the rest of her family & friends may you rest peacefully & until we meet again

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