Miles, John - Austin Funeral & Cremation Services

John Miles

Born: October 25, 1934
Died: December 7, 2019
Current City: Brentwood, Tennessee

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“I had the pleasure of working with John for years through THA and The TN Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration. He was one of the most professional, courteous and helpful persons I have ever met. In his soft spoken manner he assisted our society and was instrumental in promoting the importance of HR in our member institutions. I also knew John through membership in the Jackson Rotary Club when he was district governor. My condolences to the family for your loss. He will be missed.”

Carla S. Robbins
Posted by: Carla S. Robbins - Hospital and Rotary (Vanleer, TN) on Dec 12, 2019

“Love and Prayers to all the Miles Family. God Bless You Now and Always.”

Karen Sallee
Posted by: Karen Sallee - Aunt (Jackson, Ky.) on Dec 11, 2019

“Marian, Anne and I extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family. John was a great person and I have only fond memories of knowing him from the early 60's at Vanderbilt. Our paths have crossed a number of times over the years and I've have always held him in high regard. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. God bless. Jim and Anne Ratcliffe”

Jim and Anne Ratcliffe
Posted by: Jim and Anne Ratcliffe - (Franklin, TN) on Dec 10, 2019

“John and the Miles family will be in my prayers tonight. i cherish my memories of working with John. I will miss him. Rest In Peace.”

Bill Rochford
Posted by: Bill Rochford - Friend and worked for John at Vanderbilt Hospital (Nashville, TN) on Dec 10, 2019

“I became acquainted with John through Rotary. We worked together through the years and he was a top-notch person. I will miss him,”

Mary and Don Collette
Posted by: Mary and Don Collette - (McMinnville, Tennessee) on Dec 10, 2019

“Prayers for all the family. Surprised when read the paper today. Will miss him so much. Love to all.”

Mary Jane Miles
Posted by: Mary Jane Miles - Cousin-in-law (Culleoka, TN) on Dec 10, 2019

“It was my pleasure to know John as a fellow hospital administrator and executive with the TN Hospital Association for decades. He was always respected as a disciplined leader among leaders.”

ernie bacon
Posted by: ernie bacon - fellow hospital administrator (franklin, TN) on Dec 10, 2019

“Dear Marian and Family--I knew and respected John for his dedication to community, whether via the Rotary Club or the Library. His gentle nature and welcoming smile made me feel assured he had it under control and would make sure everyone was pleased with the results. John was a truly good man. My prayers are with you.”

Susan R. Earl
Posted by: Susan R. Earl - (Brentwood, TN) on Dec 10, 2019

“John was a great blessing sent by God to me.He was a wonderful mentor in health care administration, a dynamic leader in Rotary, a dedicated churchman and Sunday School leader who had a deep faith in Jesus Christ . He was always patient and helpful to me as a health care administrator and was a friend giving sound advice in good times or bad. He was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather who helped raise a wonderful family. Both Marie and I will miss him but know that he is now with his Lord.”

Robert F. Willner
Posted by: Robert F. Willner - Friend (Cumming, Georgia) on Dec 10, 2019

“I knew John through Rotary. He was a Rotary colleague, a mentor and a friend. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.. I will miss his counsel, his smile and his gentlemanly way of solving problems. Rest in Peace, John.”

Charles (Dick) Bowers
Posted by: Charles (Dick) Bowers - Rotary Club of Brentwood (Brentwood, TN) on Dec 09, 2019

“John was a fine person and a wonderful gentleman! He cared so much for his family, friends and the City of Brentwood. He and I talked frequently about projects - he was always so interested in what was happening. The new traffic light at the subdivision entrance was his passion - we are only a couple of months away from the installation. He will be smiling down when the power is turned on! Bless you John Miles!!!”

Ken Travis
Posted by: Ken Travis - Friend (Brentwood, TN) on Dec 09, 2019

“I known John since 1990 or 91 as one of the most outstanding Rotarians I've ever worked with. Then a few years later got to now he and Mariam even better through Church. They are one of my all-time favorite couples. He will be missed by many, from all over Tennessee.”

George Campbell
Posted by: George Campbell - Friend of nearly 30 years through Rotary & BUMC (Brentwood, TN) on Dec 09, 2019

“So sorry to hear of John’s passing. He was always a good friend to me personally and professionally during my years with the Reciprocal and afterwards at BUMC.”

David Kumatz
Posted by: David Kumatz - Friend (Brentwood, TN) on Dec 09, 2019

“I grew up in Memphis and went to school with John. We became reacquainted when I moved to Brentwood and joined Brentwood United Methodist Church. John was a fine, fine man and I feel privileged to have known him in both his early and later life. He will be greatly missed by many, and my prayers are with his wonderful family.”

Brenta Davis
Posted by: Brenta Davis - Friend (Brentwood, TN) on Dec 09, 2019