Mr. J. B. Mullis, 90, passed away on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Union Park Assisted Living.
Mr. Mullis was born October 4, 1923 in Union County, son of the late James Haywood and Bessie Faye Hinson Mullis; he was also preceded in death by his wife Mary Jo Funderburk Mullis who died October 6, 2002. Also five siblings: Mary Eunice, Christine, John Vann, Bobby Joe and Billie Faye.
J.B. was a retired barber.
Graveside services are Saturday at 3:00 P.M. at Lakeland Memorial Park with Rev. Don Meadows officiating.
Survivors include one son: James Randy Mullis and wife Susie of Monroe, adoptive son Fred Garcia and wife Maria of Monroe, five grandsons: Robert, Allen and Russell Mullis, Sudie and Randall Garcia, six great grandchildren: Wyatt, Eli, Sarah, Annie, Carmen and Thomas, brothers: Ray Mullis (Lillie Mae), Jerry Mullis (Lyndene), Ben Mullis all of Monroe.
Memorials may be made to Union Park, 1316 Patterson St., Monroe N.C. 28112 or to Smyrna United Methodist Church, 5019 Medlin Rd., Monroe N.C. 28112. McEwen Funeral and Cremation Service of Monroe is serving the family of Mr. Mullis, Online condolences may be sent to www.mcewenmonroechapel.com