Gervais field dedication
- Phil Hawkins
- Woodburn Independent - Sports
Gervais High School will hold a dedication ceremonyat half time of Fridays home game against Willamina to honor former coach and Gervais resident David Miller.
A graduate of Gervais High School, Miller spent 15 years serving as the Cougars football team equipment manager, in addition to 25 years working as the Gervais public works foreman.
He retired in 2010, but went on to serve on the Gervais City Council before he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in December.
After undergoing treatment for two months, Miller passed away on Feb. 23, 2013.