Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Mooneyham: Miller Leaves Behind a Treasure Trove of Memories

Wrestling great Danny Miller leaves behind a treasure trove of memories
by Mike Mooneyham, Charleston Post & Courier
June 12, 2016

Provided / Charleston Post & Courier
“I’m just not sure anybody would remember me.”

That’s what Danny Miller told me shortly after he was invited to the Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Legends Fanfest in Charlotte back in 2013.

Miller had been selected as member of that year’s Hall of Heroes class, a high distinction that honors some of the greatest stars to ever appear in the old Mid-Atlantic territory.

Even though I assured him that certainly wasn’t the case, he still expressed reservations.

“It’s been a long time,” he said, pointing to the fact that 40 years had transpired since his last major run on the circuit.

What the veteran star would come to discover, however, was that nobody had forgotten Danny Miller, a fact borne out by the large, receptive crowd that turned out to meet and honor him during the weekend gathering.

WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Brisco was on hand that night to present Danny at the awards ceremony....

Read Mooneyham's entire article on the Post & Courier website.