Marshall Woodroe Mullins, 75, resident of Walnut, passed away peacefully Sunday afternoon, March 7, 2021 at Methodist Hospital North in Memphis, TN following an extended illness.
Funeral Services honoring the life of Mr. Mullins will be at 4 PM Wednesday, March 10 at Ebenezer Church near Chalybeate with burial in the church cemetery. Bro. Doc Dollar and Bro. Kevin Lindley will officiate. Arrangements will be provided by The Ripley Funeral Home.
Mr. Mullins was born May 13, 1945 in Tippah County, the son of the late Charlie and Gladys Hodum Mullins. He was a 1963 graduate of Kossuth High School and was a farmer throughout his life.
A Christian, Mr. Mullins will be remembered for his love of family, helping others, going out to eat and tending to his cows. Fishing, hunting, traveling and karaoke were favorite pastimes. Visitation will be from 5 PM to 9 PM Tuesday, March 9 and will continue Wednesday, March 10 until service time.
Survivors include two daughters, Lisa Shea (Tinker) and Teresa McKenzie (Carlton), one son, Greg Mullins (Suzy), six grandchildren,Kristy Shea, Hailey Weatherly (Kyle), Colton Shea (Chelsea), Erica Ketchum, Tyler Ketchum, Madalyn Mullins, fourteen great grandchildren, a special friend of seven years, Annette Barnes and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his wife of 48 years, Peggy Richardson Mullins, a sister, Peggy Ilene Mullins, five brothers, JZ , Tommy, Billy, Marlin and Mitchell Mullins and a granddaughter, Toni Lynn Ketchum.
The family request that memorials be directed to Ebenezer Church, 88 cr 655, Walnut, MS 38683.
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