Nile Leonard Milhoan, 83, of Ravenswood, WV, went to be with the Lord on June 14, 2017, at Eldercare of Ripley, WV.

 He was born on June 27, 1933, in Jackson County, WV, son of the late Hodd and Vera Cather Milhoan.

 Nile attended Ebenezer Baptist Church.  He was a farmer who enjoyed hunting and fishing, also feeding birds and other animals.  He loved his family and his dog, Blackie.

 He is survived by his brothers, Hodd Milhoan, Jr. and Gordon Milhoan, Sr.; sisters, Juanita Milhoan and Yvonnie Milhoan; and several nieces and nephews.

 In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Phyllis Pierce and Betty Laffery; and brothers, Dallas, Wayne, Ronald and Robert Milhoan.

 The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017, at 1:00 pm at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood, WV, with Pastor Don Maxson officiating.  Burial will follow in Howell Cemetery, Milhoan Ridge.

 Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Monday, June 19, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

 In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Roush Funeral Home, P.O. Box 933, Ravenswood, WV 26164, to help with funeral expenses.

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