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Nelson A. “Peck” Miles

Nelson-Miles-1Nelson A. “Peck” Miles, age 77, a resident of Wickes, Arkansas, died Monday, July 6th at his home.

He was born to James Elmer and Stella Faye Price Miles on January 7, 1938 in De Queen, Arkansas.

He was a retired logger with Miles Logging, and enjoyed mowing, mechanics, fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, J. E. Miles, and his twin sister, Nina Sims.

He is survived by his wife of almost 47 years, Linda Huff Miles of Wickes; a son and daughter-in-law, Whit and Michele Miles of Wickes; a daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Darrell Jones of Vandervoort, Arkansas; eight grandchildren, Diamond, Charity, Ryan, Kaylee, Jessica, Darrell, Jr., David, and Bryan; three great-grandchildren, Daniel, Brooklyn, and Jacie.   He is also survived by two sisters and a brother-in-law, Ola Faye Hood of Benton, Arkansas, and Dexter and Doyle Turner of Wickes, Arkansas; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Graveside funeral services for Mr. Peck Miles will be held at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, July 9th in the Duckett Cemetery, Wickes, Arkansas, with Rev. Steve Bradley and Rev. Chris Burke officiating, under the direction of Chandler Funeral Home, De Queen. Arkansas.   The family will receive friends at Chandler Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 8th from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M.  You may send an online sympathy message at

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