Gainesville, Florida native Eva Mae Miller was born January 31, 1921. In celebration of her centenarian status, a host of family and friends celebrated her 100th birthday with a drive-by celebration.
A resident of the city since the 1940’s, Mrs. Eva enjoyed a rich life full of trails and triumphs including a 60 year marriage to Eddie L. Miller and membership at All Saints Holiness Church. Always praising God every moment, she has been a mother in her community showing love to the family’s that surround her residence. She counts among her many joys cooking fish for community events, being a mentor to young people in the neighborhood and knocking on your door to pray when faced with difficult situations. “My mind is a little foggy, but I give thanks to God for giving me these 100 years. I am a woman of faith and truly blessed with the accolades and friendships,” she shared.