Nola Ellen Miles
Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home
NOLA ELLEN MILES died October 13, 2013 at Oakley Place, Topeka, KS at the age of 91. Nola was born on May 4, 1922 in Clay County, KS, the daughter of Hubert and Mary Ellen (Miller) Fowles.
Nola was raised in Clay County and graduated from CCCHS. She worked at Duckwalls and at a dentists office before marrying Jack Burton Miles.
She married Jack on August 30, 1945. They farmed in the Green and Broughton communities. They moved to Clay Center in 1982 and then to Topeka in 2009. Jack preceded her in death on February 6, 2012.
Nola was a member of the Clay Center United Methodist Church and E.H.U. and was a former member of the Broughton United Methodist Church.
She is also preceded in death by 3 brothers, 1 sister and a granddaughter, Kristy Lantz.
Survivors include -
Sons: Scott and wife Debbie Miles, Wichita, KS
Greg and wife Cheryl Miles, Overland Park, KS
Jay and wife Valerie Miles, Colorado Springs, CO
Daughter: Diane and husband Ron Berroth, Topeka, KS
Brother: Wayne Fowles, Camarilleo, CA
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 11:00 AM at the United Methodist Church in Clay Center, Kansas.
Officiating the service will be Pastor Ryan Lynch.
Burial will be at the Greenwood Cemetery, Clay Center, Kansas.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 17, 2013 from 10AM until service time at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Clay Center United Methodist Church and can be sent in care of the funeral home.