Tina Powell Mieir, 56, of Oxford, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family.
Before moving to Oxford, Mrs. Mieir was a kindergarten school teacher for 33 years at Bob Sikes Elementary School in Crestview Florida where she had the same room her entire teaching career.
Mrs. Mieir is survived by her loving husband of 3 years, Bob Mieir of Oxford; her son, Jason Gatlin of Daytona Beach, FL; her parents, Jack and Shirley Powell of Crestview, FL; a sister, Debbie Newton of Pace FL; brother, James Powell, of Crestview FL; and two grandchildren, Shawn Burgess of Crestview, FL and Skylar Gatlin of Crestview FL.
She is preceded in death by her daughter, Jenna Burgess and her paternal grandparents, John and Pearl Powell.
The family will be receiving friends from 12-1 pm on Wednesday, March 18 2015 at West Oxford Baptist Church, Oxford, NC with the funeral service following at 1pm.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Gideons International, PO Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214-0800.
Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home is serving the Mieir family.