Staff

Our staff is committed to providing support, compassion, information, and direction as needed to all members of our community, their families, and friends who are dealing with loss and grief.

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Sammy Miller Owner

Sammy Miller is a native of Bellville, Austin County, Texas, graduated from Bellville High School in May 1973.

Sammy is a retired peace officer, serving 20 years as a constabe for Austin County and six and a half years as a Police Officer for the City of Sealy, prior to becoming a constable. He started his career in Law Enforcement in March 1982

He graduated from Wharton Junior College Police Acamedy, Wharton, Texas in December 1982.

He is married to his business partner, Ruby Josey Miller. They have one son, Sammy Jr., (wife Natashia,) and two adopted daughters, Nicole Miller and Millie Legan.

Sammy is a proud member of the Bethel Baptist Church, Sealy, Texas.

In his spare time he enjoys riding his motorcylce, talking and making people laugh.

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Ruby Josey Miller Owner and Funeral Director

Ruby Josey Miller graduated from Sealy High School in 1975. She attended Blinn Junior College with a major in Business, and also attended Houston Community College (HCC) with a major in Real Estate. Ruby is currently attending Amarillo College with a major in Mortuary Science. She completed her internship at Dixon Funeral Home of Brazoria, Texas, under the leadership of the late Mr. Robert Dixon, and Ms. Tina Dixon. In February of 2009 she received her license as a Provisional Funeral Director.

Ruby Josey Miller graduated from Amarillo College December 10, 2010 and passed the Mortuary Law exam on January 28, 2011 and passed the Texas State Board Examination on February 22, 2011.

March 1, 2011 Ruby Josey Miller receive her Funeral Director's License.

Ruby has worked for the Austin County Courthouse as a Secretary for the Extension Agent from 1975 to 1978. In 1978 to 2009, she worked with the Texas Department of Public Transportation as an Office Administrator Assistant. During this time she took a state test and received her license as a Certified Texas Purchaser. She retired in June of 2009 after 31+ years.

She is married to her business partner, Sammy Miller, Sr. They have one son, Sammy Jr., (wife Natashia) and two adopted daughters, Nicole Miller and Millie Legan. She is also a members of Bethel Baptist Church is Sealy, Texas.

In her spare time she loves to travel to different places and read books.

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Barry A. Wright FDIC/Embalmer

Barry A. Wright, a native of Brenham, graduated from Brenham High School in 1980. He began his funeral career in 1975 with the Taft Harris Funeral Home in Brenham, as a funeral attendant. He recevied his funeral education from Commonwealth College of Mortuary Science and received his Funeral Director/Embalmer licenses in 1983.

He is a member of Katy Church of Christ in Katy, Texas. He and his wife, Yvette, have two children, B. Andre' II and Dionna.

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Angela McGinty Funeral Director

Angela is a native of Brenham, Texas. She graduated from Jefferson Davis High School in Houston, Texas in 1979. Later she attended Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service in Houston, Texas, and graduated in 1990. Angela lives in Navasota Texas with her husband Tim.

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Darron Smith Funeral Associate

Darron was born and raised in Bryan, Texas. He is a graduate of Bryan High School. Shortly after graduating from high school here located to Brenham Texas as a career move; where he served as a manager of a fast food franchise for 7 years. Later he was employed by the Brenham Independent School District for 7 years and he is now currently employed with the Brenham National Bank of Brenham for 17 years

When he is not working at his regular job at the bank, you might find Darron sharing information about Miller-Josey Mortuary in Bellville, Texas.

Darron is the husband of Wanda Dianne Lott Smith of 22years. They are blessed with two wonderful sons; Dairius and Steven Smith and a niece Shenearia Lott that they are raising.

Darron has been an active and well-known public servant of Washington County. He has served on many committees throughout the community as well as served as the Washington County Historical Juneteenth Association President for 7 years and is currently holding the Vice President position.

Darron is a member of the Champion Fellowship Church, Brenham, Texas where he serves as Chairman of Deacons.

Darron and Wanda have truly been blessed in their lives and look forward to much more to come.

We are elated to have Mr. Smith to join us at Miller-Josey stated Sammy Miller, owner of Miller-Josey Mortuary and we are looking forward to working with him.

Darron is no stranger to the funeral industry. He will be joining funeral director Barry Wright and director Angela Lacy McGinty, both whom he has worked in the past.

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Linda C Miller Office Staff

Linda C Miller is a 1974 graduate of the Bellville High School. She continued her education by attending Prairie Veiw A&M University, Prairie View, Texas, receiving her degree in education.

Linda recently retired from a teaching career after spending twenty seven years in the class room at Victoria Independent School District, Victoria, Texas

Linda is the mother of one son, Deidrick Miller and a daughter, Lagenia Miller and the proud grandmother of five grandchildren.

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Desani J. Legan Junior Associate

Desani is a freshman at Sealy High School. She enjoys playing volleyball, basketball, singing and listening to music. Desani is a member

of Bethel Baptist Church of Sealy, Texas and sings in the choir.


Desani loves meeting and greeting the people and attending to their needs. 



Desani is the daughter of Millie Legan and the granddaughter of Sammy and Ruby Miller.

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Alberta Broussard Funeral Associate (Deceased)

Alberta Houston Broussard was born and raised in Austin County. She is a graduate from Bellville High School and has worked for Bellville ISD for 39 years. She has also worked in the Funeral Home Business for at least 25 years.

Alberta is a member of Historic Allen A.M.E. Church, where she is a Steward, Church Secretary, member of the Senior and Inspirational Choir, and President of the Steawardess Board.

She has five children, eleven grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.

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Costella Miller Office Assistant (Deceased)

Costella Miller is the mother of Sammy Miller. She is a life time resident of Austin County, Bellville, Texas. Costella is the mother of nine children.

She is retired from the Bellville General Hospital, Bellville, Texas, serving twenty years as a nurse assist and four years as a unit secretary. Costella, known by many as granny is a member of the the Isaiah Community AME Church, Bellville, Texas. Costella have served in many capacitives in her church and is currently serving as Sunday School Secretary and work with the Out Rearch Mission.

Costella greatest joys come from helping others . She has a kind word for every one she meets

Sammy Miller

Owner
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Sammy Miller is a native of Bellville, Austin County, Texas, graduated from Bellville High School in May 1973.

Sammy is a retired peace officer, serving 20 years as a constabe for Austin County and six and a half years as a Police Officer for the City of Sealy, prior to becoming a constable. He started his career in Law Enforcement in March 1982

He graduated from Wharton Junior College Police Acamedy, Wharton, Texas in December 1982.

He is married to his business partner, Ruby Josey Miller. They have one son, Sammy Jr., (wife Natashia,) and two adopted daughters, Nicole Miller and Millie Legan.

Sammy is a proud member of the Bethel Baptist Church, Sealy, Texas.

In his spare time he enjoys riding his motorcylce, talking and making people laugh.

Ruby Josey Miller

Owner and Funeral Director
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Ruby Josey Miller graduated from Sealy High School in 1975. She attended Blinn Junior College with a major in Business, and also attended Houston Community College (HCC) with a major in Real Estate. Ruby is currently attending Amarillo College with a major in Mortuary Science. She completed her internship at Dixon Funeral Home of Brazoria, Texas, under the leadership of the late Mr. Robert Dixon, and Ms. Tina Dixon. In February of 2009 she received her license as a Provisional Funeral Director.

Ruby Josey Miller graduated from Amarillo College December 10, 2010 and passed the Mortuary Law exam on January 28, 2011 and passed the Texas State Board Examination on February 22, 2011.

March 1, 2011 Ruby Josey Miller receive her Funeral Director's License.

Ruby has worked for the Austin County Courthouse as a Secretary for the Extension Agent from 1975 to 1978. In 1978 to 2009, she worked with the Texas Department of Public Transportation as an Office Administrator Assistant. During this time she took a state test and received her license as a Certified Texas Purchaser. She retired in June of 2009 after 31+ years.

She is married to her business partner, Sammy Miller, Sr. They have one son, Sammy Jr., (wife Natashia) and two adopted daughters, Nicole Miller and Millie Legan. She is also a members of Bethel Baptist Church is Sealy, Texas.

In her spare time she loves to travel to different places and read books.

Barry A. Wright

FDIC/Embalmer
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Barry A. Wright, a native of Brenham, graduated from Brenham High School in 1980. He began his funeral career in 1975 with the Taft Harris Funeral Home in Brenham, as a funeral attendant. He recevied his funeral education from Commonwealth College of Mortuary Science and received his Funeral Director/Embalmer licenses in 1983.

He is a member of Katy Church of Christ in Katy, Texas. He and his wife, Yvette, have two children, B. Andre' II and Dionna.

Angela McGinty

Funeral Director
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Angela is a native of Brenham, Texas. She graduated from Jefferson Davis High School in Houston, Texas in 1979. Later she attended Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service in Houston, Texas, and graduated in 1990. Angela lives in Navasota Texas with her husband Tim.

Darron Smith

Funeral Associate
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Darron was born and raised in Bryan, Texas. He is a graduate of Bryan High School. Shortly after graduating from high school here located to Brenham Texas as a career move; where he served as a manager of a fast food franchise for 7 years. Later he was employed by the Brenham Independent School District for 7 years and he is now currently employed with the Brenham National Bank of Brenham for 17 years

When he is not working at his regular job at the bank, you might find Darron sharing information about Miller-Josey Mortuary in Bellville, Texas.

Darron is the husband of Wanda Dianne Lott Smith of 22years. They are blessed with two wonderful sons; Dairius and Steven Smith and a niece Shenearia Lott that they are raising.

Darron has been an active and well-known public servant of Washington County. He has served on many committees throughout the community as well as served as the Washington County Historical Juneteenth Association President for 7 years and is currently holding the Vice President position.

Darron is a member of the Champion Fellowship Church, Brenham, Texas where he serves as Chairman of Deacons.

Darron and Wanda have truly been blessed in their lives and look forward to much more to come.

We are elated to have Mr. Smith to join us at Miller-Josey stated Sammy Miller, owner of Miller-Josey Mortuary and we are looking forward to working with him.

Darron is no stranger to the funeral industry. He will be joining funeral director Barry Wright and director Angela Lacy McGinty, both whom he has worked in the past.

Linda C Miller

Office Staff
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Linda C Miller is a 1974 graduate of the Bellville High School. She continued her education by attending Prairie Veiw A&M University, Prairie View, Texas, receiving her degree in education.

Linda recently retired from a teaching career after spending twenty seven years in the class room at Victoria Independent School District, Victoria, Texas

Linda is the mother of one son, Deidrick Miller and a daughter, Lagenia Miller and the proud grandmother of five grandchildren.

Desani J. Legan

Junior Associate
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Desani is a freshman at Sealy High School. She enjoys playing volleyball, basketball, singing and listening to music. Desani is a member

of Bethel Baptist Church of Sealy, Texas and sings in the choir.


Desani loves meeting and greeting the people and attending to their needs. 



Desani is the daughter of Millie Legan and the granddaughter of Sammy and Ruby Miller.

Alberta Broussard

Funeral Associate (Deceased)
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Alberta Houston Broussard was born and raised in Austin County. She is a graduate from Bellville High School and has worked for Bellville ISD for 39 years. She has also worked in the Funeral Home Business for at least 25 years.

Alberta is a member of Historic Allen A.M.E. Church, where she is a Steward, Church Secretary, member of the Senior and Inspirational Choir, and President of the Steawardess Board.

She has five children, eleven grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.

Costella Miller

Office Assistant (Deceased)
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Costella Miller is the mother of Sammy Miller. She is a life time resident of Austin County, Bellville, Texas. Costella is the mother of nine children.

She is retired from the Bellville General Hospital, Bellville, Texas, serving twenty years as a nurse assist and four years as a unit secretary. Costella, known by many as granny is a member of the the Isaiah Community AME Church, Bellville, Texas. Costella have served in many capacitives in her church and is currently serving as Sunday School Secretary and work with the Out Rearch Mission.

Costella greatest joys come from helping others . She has a kind word for every one she meets