November 2, 1933 – August 22, 2011
Thomson, GA. – Mrs. Joy Dixon Mullis, 77, of Johns Rd. died August 22, 2011 at her residence. She was the beloved wife of James “Jim” Mullis.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 25, 2011 at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bryant Neal officiating. Interment will follow in the Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will are Jimmy Herndon, Jim Smith, Kenneth Callaway, Kevin Williamson, Doug Lord and Greg Mullis.
Mrs. Mullis was born in Cadwell, Georgia but has lived in Thomson since 1971. She was a homemaker and retired as a sales associate at Langham’s Clothes Corner Outlet. She was also a member of Sweetwater Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, James Mullis; daughters, Jamie M. Sewell and husband, Stephen all of Thomson,GA, Karen Mitchell, Swainsboro, GA; brother, Donald Burch, Macon, GA; sister, Grace Evans, Rentz, GA; grandchildren, Michael Crosby, Jennifer Crosby, Alecia Shaw, J. R. Mullis and wife, Camille, Chris Mullis, Mikayla Mitchell; great grandchildren, Kaleigh Crosby, Taylor Shaw, Charlee Crosby, Ricky Hudson Mullis, Jackson James Mullis; daughter in law, Tara Herndon and husband, Jimmy. Mrs. Mullis was preceded in death by her son, Richard “Ricky” Mullis.
Memorials may be made to Sweetwater Baptist Church, 1606 Wrens Hwy., Thomson, GA 30824.
The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at the funeral home.
Thursday August 25, 2011, 2:00 – PM at Beggs Funeral Home Chapel