Sept. 21, 1960 — April 29, 2009
ELLETTSVILLE — Justin C. Mullis, 48, of Ellettsville, passed away Wednesday at the St. Francis Hospital in Mooresville.
Born Sept. 21, 1960, he was the son of Robert Mullis and Caroline (Purtlebaugh) Elliott.
Justin was a Patrol Detective for the French Lick Police Dept. He was a 2006 graduate of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy, and a former Ellettsville Police Officer.
Formerly, Justin was owner of Today Rentals, and on the board of the Richland Bean Blossom Youth Sports (RBBYS).
Justin enjoyed motorcycle riding and he worked for Regal Funeral Escorts. He was a member of the Blue Knights Chapter No. 11.
Survivors include his wife of 25 years, L. Denise (Richardson) Mullis; three children, Amy Porter and husband Ty, all of Ellettsville, Adam Mullis of Bloomington, and Jake Mullis of Ellettsville; a granddaughter, Madeline Porter; his mother, Caroline Elliott of White Hall; two sisters, Cheryl Welch and husband Mike of Brillion, Wisc., and Diana Fisher and husband David of Bloomington, five brothers, Robert “Buck” Mullis and wife Sylvia of Bloomington, Terry Mullis and wife Diane of Owensburg, Vernon Mullis and wife Kathy of Heltonville, Tim Mullis and wife Sue of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Mark Mullis of White Hall; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Justin was preceded in death by his father, Robert Mullis in 1983.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Unionville Church of Christ with Pastor Allen Ketchersid officiating. Burial will be at Duncan Cemetery in Brown County.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. today at the Allen Funeral Home, 4155 S. Old State Rd. 37 in Bloomington.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis.
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