Elizabeth Bynum Betty Mullis – SAVANNAH –
Elizabeth Bynum Betty Mullis, died Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Spanish Oaks Retreat. She was born in Savannah, daughter of Clarence Hayden and Lorene Fennell Bynum.
Betty was a graduate of Savannah High School. After graduation, she worked for Western Union in New York, where she also pursued modeling. Betty and her husband, William E. Mullis, Jr. lived in Savannah. She was a proud homemaker with a talent for interior design. Adored by many family and friends, Betty will be remembered for her generosity, loyalty and compassion. She was also a member of the group, Best of Friends (BOF) and a communicant of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband and beloved granddaughter, Brittany Anne Reardon.
Surviving are her children, Dale Mullis Reardon (Michael) of Savannah; Ruthie Mullis Smoak of Savannah; William E. Mullis, III ( Miyuki) of Osaka, Japan; grandchildren, James P. Barbee, Jr. (Megan) of Savannah; Michael A. Reardon, II (Sarah) of Jacksonville, FL; Erin Smoak Stanley (Danny) of Goodyear, AZ; William E. Mullis, IV of Osaka, Japan; great grandchildren, Patrick and Brooklyn Barbee, Eden and Landry Stanley.
In appreciation to Bertha Edwards and Beverly Green for their compassion, loyalty and most of all, love given to our mother over the years. God blesses those who give calmness to the distraught, strength to the weak at heart, and comfort in solace to the ailing.
Mass of Christian Burial: 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 6, 2013 at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church with Father Joseph Smith, Celebrant and Monsignor P. James Costigan, Concelebrant
Burial: The Greenwich section of Bonaventure Cemetery. Remembrances: St. Vincent’s Academy, 207 E. Liberty St., Savannah, GA 31401 or St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, P.O. Box 30859, Savannah, GA 31410.
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