Allen Miles Jr.

Published 1:14 pm Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Elder Allen Miles Jr. of Port Arthur, TX transitioned Saturday, August 26, 2023, at the age of 80.

A native of Opelousas, LA, he was a resident of Port Arthur for 75 years and retired from the Missouri Pacific Railroad.

Allen served in several ministerial roles including pastor of the Cornerstone Church of Jesus Christ.

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Allen leaves to treasure his memory his wife, Lucille Edwards Miles; seven children, Aretha “Renee” Windon (Oliver, III), Angela Miles Samuels (Michael), Anthony Miles (Tanya), Tommy Miles (Sharon), Shelanda Miles Roberts, Cobey “Byron” Pete (Arlene), Elouise Miles Farmer; two brothers, Calvin Miles (Betty), Gilbert Miles (Cynthia); fifteen grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends.

His life will be celebrated Saturday, September 9, 2023 at Empowerment Church in Port Arthur, TX at 11 a.m. with visitation from 9 a.m. until service time.

Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery.