Labon Miles Jr. was born June 11, 1928 in Itta Bena/Greenwood, Mississippi. He was the youngest child born to Labon Sr. and Hiburnia Miles.
He attended DuSable High School in Chicago until his enlistment into the Army in 1946. He married Dolores Nash in 1950. To this union three children were born, Isaac, Catherine and Karen (deceased).
In 1974 he married Sarah Martha Keith. Their union lasted until her death in 1997. He was baptized in 1984 at St. Andrews Temple of Faith, Trust and Love Baptist Church.
Labon worked for many years at Dreis and Krump, a manufacturing company located in Chicago. He continued working at various jobs after the company re-located. He retired when his health required him to have surgery.
He was an avid golfer and enjoyed this sport tremendously. He made his transition on July 29, 2019 at 2:47 a.m.
He leaves to mourn his passing one sister, Melzina Magee, two children, Isaac (Petra) and Catherine (Willie), five grandchildren, James (Vernita), David, Teisha (Whitney), Michael and Isaac Jr. (Sabrina), nine great-grandchildren, one niece, Valarie and many friends and relatives.
Repast following service at:
7829 South Euclid, Chicago, Illinois
Chicago, IL 60649