The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

December 5, 2013

Frances Mullis, 86, of Locust, passed away Dec. 3, 2013


Thursday, December 5, 2013 — Frances Brattain Mullis, 86 years of age, of Locust, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at Stanly Regional Medical Center in Albemarle.

She was born June 7, 1927, in North Carolina to the late Lee Sylvester Brattain and the late Lectie Anne Brattain.

She was also preceded in death by husband, James Marvin Mullis.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, December 6, 2013, at Hartsell Funeral Home in Midland. The funeral service will be on Saturday, December 7, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Hartsell Funeral Home in Midland officiated by Rev. Gerald Baucom. Burial will follow at the Providence Church of God Cemetery at 12474 N.C. 24-27, Locust.

Survivors include son, David Lee Mullis of Locust, N.C.; grandson, Marcus Mullis of New London, N.C.; grandson, David Eugene Mullis of Monroe, N.C.; five great-grandchildren; and sister, Zezel B. Page of Locust, N.C.

Hartsell Funeral Home is serving the Mullis family.

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