f Ruston, La., died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in Northern Louisiana Medical Center.

Born Dec. 23, 1930, in Farmerville, La., he was the son of I.V. Davis Buffert. He was a retired train conductor and a veteran of the Korean Wars.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Eva Lou Brown, and two brothers, Sam Willie Thompson, and Matthew Buffert Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Ollie P. Miller; a son, Bruce Miller, both of Ruston;  two sisters, Mary Helen Billing of El Dorado, and Gwendolyn Buffert, of Little Rock; three granddaughters and two great-grandchildren.

Family hour will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., today at Kings Funeral Home in Ruston, La.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mount Harmony Baptist Church in Ruston, under the direction of Kings Funeral Home.

Published: 10/09/2012