MILLER OF GLENLEE, Lady Marion Jane Audrey

1924 - 2005

As Marion Jane Audrey Pettit, usually going under her name of Audrey, was born at Chilton, Sudbury, Suffolk on 27 March 1924, daughter of Richard Spencer Pettit (17 February 1889-14 April 1983), corn merchant & cattle farm manager, and his wife Sarah May née Gardiner (24 December 1888-16 February 1988), who married at London City in 1914 and in 1939 they were living at 'Applecraft', Great Henny, Halstead, Essex. Audrey married at Halstead, Essex on 2 September 1947, Sir Frederick William Macdonald Miller (21 March 1920-19 June 1991) of Glenlee, 7th Bt., and they had two children Alison Hilary Miller, born 3 August 1951 and Stephen William Macdonald born 20 June 1953, who became 8th baronet Miller of Glenlee. A member and exhibitor at the Norfolk & Norwich Art Circle 1976-1984 from Holton St Peter, Westhall, Suffolk and was also a member and exhibitor at Beccles Society of Artists 1977-1990 where she instituted the annual MacDonald Miller art prize for an oil painting, this later became the MacFee award. In June 1989 she exhibited at Readers Gallery, High Street, Aldeburgh, Suffolk from Ivy Grange Farm, Westhall, near Halesworth, Suffolk. Marion died at Westhall on 18 February 2005.

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