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WELCH, JANE MULLIS – age 91, of LaFollette, passed away December 24, 2008.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Jacksboro. Jane was preceded in death by son William McKinley (Mac) Mullis; parents Benjamin Franklin Adkins & Luraine Kitts Adkins; several brothers and sisters; husbands William (Bill) Mullis and Edgar Welch and grandson-in-law: Calvin Ray Cheek.

Survivors: daughter: Luanne Mullis Wier; grandson: Donald (Rusty) Wier, both of Jacksboro; granddaughter: Donna Wier Cheek; great-grandchildren: Katlyn & Chelsea Cheek, all of Rockwood; sister: Mildred Adkins, of Jellico; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends 12 noon until 1:30 p.m. Saturday, December 27, at First Baptist Church of Jacksboro and then at Jane’s request proceed to Jacksboro Cemetery for graveside service and interment, Rev. Kenny Gillum officiating. Cross

 – Smith Funeral Home, LaFollette. and the Knoxville News Sentinel

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