Hugh was born to Charles and Julia (Burden) Miller and raised on the family farm southwest of Harmon, IL. He married Elizabeth (Betty) Waldschmidt in 1953 and stayed on the farm for 27 years.
Hugh opened his insurance business on July 15, 1985, and has been dedicated to serving the community with trustworthy and satisfactory coverage ever since.
He is an active member in his community and has been for many years. Notable mentions include:
Actively involved in 4-H and served as a leader for 22 years. Served as a High School Board Member for Walnut High School, 20 years as a Hamilton Township Precinct Committeeman, and 14 years as Hamilton Drainage District Director.
Hugh's passion for helping youth in agriculture lead him to serve twenty-eight years as President and Chief Livestock Show Managing Officer of the Mid-Continent Livestock Exposition. Participants came from coast to coast for the annual judging contest.
Member of Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce and Walnut Chamber of Commerce.
Top 50 Producing Agent Farmers Mutual Hail (2001-2009)