Cortez Lamont Miller, 21, passed away on Sunday, March 25

Cortez Lamont Miller, 21, of Benton Harbor, passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018.

A Celebration of Life Homegoing Service will be held at 11am on Friday, April 6, 2018, at Second Baptist Church, 600 Donald Adkins Dr., Benton Harbor, with Rev. Roy C. Askew Sr. officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family on Friday, April 6, 2018, from 10am until the time of service at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Cortez’s family in c/o of Regina Johnson. Those wishing to sign Cortez’s Memory Book online may do so at

Cortez was born on September 5, 1996 to Earline Young and Brian Miller in Benton Harbor. He attended Dream Acadamy. Cortez enjoyed listening to music and most of all spending time with his family and friends.

Cortez is survived by his parents, Earline Young and Brian Miller; step mother, Regina Johnson; daughter Chloie Kortez Dior Miller; siblings, Tracy Miller, Brian J. Miller, Shayla Miller, Tynisha Miller, Kayla Crafton, Nyishia Walker, Angel and Skylesha Miller and step siblings, Cortney Johnson, Christapher Johnson, Justin Doss; grandmother Peggy Young; grandfather O.C.Young; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunt, uncles, cousins and friends.

Cortez was joined in death by his step-brother Michael Johnson; grandmother Lois Miller; and grandfather Fred Pryor.

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