Athens Review, Athens, Texas

November 12, 2012

Craig Steven Miller


The Athens Review

Athens — ARLINGTON -- Craig Steven Miller, 53, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012.

Memorial service: 1 p.m. Tuesday at Fielder Road Baptist Church, 2011 S. Fielder Road (corner of Fielder and Pioneer Parkway/303) in Arlington.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American Heart Association, 10900-B Stonelake Blvd., Suite 320, Austin, TX 78759, or the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield, Mass., 01202.

Craig was born on Sept. 27, 1959, in Columbus, Ohio. He was a writer, artist and publisher of magazines, including "Wrapped in Plastic" and "Following Cerebus." Craig also worked for Lone Star Comics and Science Fiction. He graduated from the University of Texas, Arlington, in 1982 with a degree in liberal arts. Craig was a devoted father to Jennifer, and they regularly attended church. He and his mother shared many of the same traits. They were caring, understanding and loving to everyone.

"Everything begins and ends at exactly the right time and place."

Craig was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth.

Survivors: Daughter, Jennifer; father, Howard; sister, Jolene; nephews, Austin and Trevor; Aunts, Doris Brown and Judy Rains; and special friend, Sandra.