Mrs. Deana Ann Miller Denton, of Wilmington, NC was born on December 30, 1972, to the late Russell Rogers Miller and Mary Ruth Hayes Miller, in New Hanover County, and entered into eternal rest on December 22, 2021 at the New Hanover Regional Medical Center, completing her journey of 48 years.
Deana had a fond love for her family who she adored, she loved to travel and spend time with her fur babies Curry, Wyatt, and Lilly. Deana graduated from Laney High School where she was Valedictorian. She attended Wake Forest University and graduated with honors. Deana loved the band and played the baritone for many years throughout school and at Wake Forest University. Deana worked as a paralegal in the Wilmington area for many years. She loved to play competitive darts and won many tournaments. She and her husband Mike enjoyed cruising the Caribbean often. She will be missed by all who had a chance to meet her.
She leaves behind to cherish her memories her husband of 7 years: Mike Denton, of the home; one brother: R. Dean Miller, and wife Karen of Castle Hayne, NC; one sister: Denise Hayes Miller, of Wilmington, NC; one nephew: Dustin A. Miller; and many friends.
A time of visitation for family and friends will be held from the hours of 5:00PM till 7:00PM, on Saturday, January 8, 2022, at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910-791-9099.