Christina Miller

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Christina Rachelle Miller, 44, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Wednesday, December 23, 2015. Christina was born in Buncombe County to Mike and Rhonda Miller. She graduated from the Orthopedic School in Biltmore in 1992. She worked at Goodwill from the time she was 18 years old until she was 43. Christina was full of life and love and had a beautiful smile ready to greet anyone she met. She was a member of Lake Hills Church in Candler and loved singing in the choir. She loved her family, her brother-in-law, James, her cats and making arts and crafts. She was also a member of the Blue Ridge Polymer Clay Guild. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Christina is survived by her parents, Mike and Rhonda Miller and a sister, Michelle Larkin and her husband, James. The family would also like to say a special Thank You to Christina's caregiver for the last 8 years, Pat Gentiella The funeral service will be held Saturday, December 26, 2015 at 2:00 pm at Lake Hills Church in Candler with Pastor James Walker officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Saturday at the church prior to the service from 12:00 to 1:45 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lake Hills Church Building Fund, 370 Lake Drive, Candler, NC 28715.

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  1. Rhonda, Mike, Michelle and James

    My prayer is that you will feel God’s presence during this difficult time in your life. I pray for peace that only HE can provide and that passeth all understanding.
    You have NO regrets. It is through God’s love for Christina and your great care that Christina lived the life she did. What a Blessing she has been to so many people. We will miss her beautiful smile, but we know she is with Jesus and is singing to the top of her lungs, and her little body is healed.
    You will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers.
    With love and deepest sympathy.
    Betty Ponder and my sisters Linda Pressley and Eddie McCraw

  2. So glad I got to see Christina on Tuesday,& see her sweet smile again.She is no longer wheel chair bound!She is Home! Rhonda & Mike you were wonderful parents! We will miss her but only for a time! You are in our prayers!

  3. Dear Mike and Rhonda I am so sorry for your loss,but what a wonderful blessing Christina was to so many people. She will have the best Christmas ever celebrating with our savior in her new body. You are in my thoughts and prayers!

  4. Dear Mike and Rhonda, We are so sad to hear of Christina’s death, but rejoice that she is with Jesus today. She always had that beautiful smile and so willing to great everyone and them she love them. You will be in our thoughts and prayer. Hugs to you both, John and Melissa Burnett

  5. Dear Mike, Rhonda and family, Though we are all deeply saddened along with you at Christina’s death, her life will be remembered by all to whom she had a smile and warm touch of her hand. It was such a pleasure to know her, to be in choir with her, to see Jesus in her eyes and heart and I know I speak for all the choir members, staff and your church family. I am sorry I am out of town and cannot be with you at her celebration of life service, but I pray the God of all comfort be with you in the times ahead.

  6. Mike, Rhonda,Michelle & James,
    I am so very sorry for your lose. Christina was a special young lady and she touched many lives. She always had a smile on her face and she brightened my day every time I saw her. Heaven has gained another special angel. Please know that I have you in my thoughts and prayers and let me know if there is anything that I can do…….Love, Myra

  7. May you find peace in knowing that she still smiling that contagious smile like always.god is good all the time all the time God is good and she really does have her dancing shoes on love and prayers

  8. Mike, Rhonda and family, our sincere sympathy to you in the homegoing of sweet Christina. If there were ever a picture beside the definition of smile, it would be Christina’s. A smile that was contagious! We were so privileged to have known her and pray that sweet memories fill your broken hearts in the days ahead. With love

  9. Dearest Rhonda and Mike,
    We were very saddened to hear of Christina’s passing. She was a wonderful and precious woman. We truly admire your love and dedication to her and she loved you very much. She is now rejoicing with her Lord whom she loved and one day we can all rejoice with her. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Love – Rick and Natalie Shaft

  10. Rhonda & Mike, we pray for peace and comfort for you and your family at this time. We loved Christina’s smile and her beautiful eyes. She was given to a very special family. May you find comfort in knowing you did all you could to make her life the best possible.

  11. Dan and I are truly sorry about your loss of Christina. She has a beautiful smile and friendly manner. She will be remembered by everyone who ever met her. May God give you peace and comfort.

  12. So sorry to hear of Christina passing. Our prayers are with you Mike and Rhonda. She will be missed. May God give you peace and comfort in your time. Burnett and Gail Moore

  13. Sorry to hear of Christina’s passing. She was a special lady and will be missed by all. May God bring you comfort during this time.

    Charles and Vivian Scott

  14. I so sorry to hear about Christina. She was a very special person and.I enjoyed all the time I was able to spend with her. My prayers to all of you

  15. We are so sorry for your loss. May God bring you peace and comfort during this time. We will be praying for your family.

  16. Mike and Family…we are so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  17. Mike, Rhonda,Michelle,& James

    We are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for your family. Every one who knew Christina loved her. She was so special. She will be missed. God Bless You.

  18. Michael and Rhonda
    I am so sad to hear about Christina’s Death. She was one of the sweetest people I ever knew. Please know you will be in my prayers. Love, Carl Richmond

  19. I’m so sorry to hear about Christina. She was truly a Gift from God. I believe that GOD chose you both to be her parents because he knew how much love you could give her. I just found out 2 hours ago or I would have been there woth you at this moment. Please know you both have all of our love and we are praying for and with you. I’d just like to day I love you both and I thank GOD for the time we had with Christina. I’m here if you need me. 776-3772. God be with you now and always.

  20. Precious Family, My love and prayers to you at this time of your loss. Christina was a very ‘Special Angel’ who touched my life with her laugh and contagious smile. You will be in my thoughts and prayers in the days ahead. Earth’s Loss But Heaven’s Gain..

  21. Every time I pass your old place I think of Christina and smile. I am so blessed to have known her and to have found you again at lake hill and to see her smile and greet with her. And We are blessed again knowing we will see her again someday. I pray for your comfort in days to come as God holds you in His comforting hands.

  22. We just heard about Christina going on to be with the Lord, we are so sorry for your loss, she was always special to me and Alan we are so glad to have known her!! We’ll see her soon!!!!

    Love Alan & Liz

  23. We were shocked and saddened to hear of Christina\’s passing. She was one in a million with her winning personality and beautiful smile. Please accept our condolences, and know that you are in our prayers.

    Buddy, Sarah and Pam Ledbetter
    (Sarah is a sister to Lois Hensley, and Pam worked with her at Goodwill)

  24. Rhonda and Mike, I am so saddened to hear of Christina’s passing….I will always remember her beautiful smile and sweet personality…..I spent 8 years at Goodwill working with Christina and the ‘gang’…my condolences to you both

  25. Rhonda, I loved Christina. I worked with her at Handi-Skills and Goodwill. I enjoyed her smiles, her hugs and her humor. Sending you and your family my love.

  26. I just saw the obit for Christina. I am so sorry for your loss. I loved working with Christina those many years ago….I can still hear her say: ‘Karen, I love you this much’ while holding her arms so very wide.

  27. Rhonda, I just heard about Christina’s passing and she will be deeply missed at our office.. She was the sweetest person and wanted to speak and smile to everyone…So thankful that it is not good bye, but just I will see you in a little while..Heavens sounding sweeter all the time.. Our prayers are with you and your family and we know that Gods Grace can heal and bring peace through this difficult time… Dr. Miller and Staff and Miller Family Dentisty..

  28. Dear Rhonda,

    I was so sorry to hear about Christina. Pastor James Walker spoke of Christina this past Sunday. She was an amazing woman with a beautiful soul. I know that she is whole now and in the company of our Lord. Prayers of peace and comfort to you and your family.

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