Jerry Kent Mullins

Jerry Kent Mullins, 78, of Hamlin, WV, widower of Geraldine McNeely Mullins left his earthly home on September 26, 2013. He was born in Madison, WV the only child of the late Oather and Dixie Mullins. He graduated from Scott High School and Duke University. Jerry and Geraldine were married and Move to Hamlin, WV to live their lives and raise their family.

Jerry was the owner/manager of Mullins Ford until he retired and closed the doors. During those years he served on the Ford Dealer Council, and was owner of #17 in NASCAR, driven by Jr. Spencer. He was a member of Hamlin Baptist Church where he served on various committees and belonged to the Hamlin Lions Club. Jerry loved taking his motor home and traveling to the beach or to many NASCAR events. "Big Jer" enjoyed doing for, giving to, and being part of the Community of Hamlin.

Survivors include his son Barry Kent Mullins (Terri Alstead) of Hamlin, WV. Daughter, Robin Lynn Triplett (Dr. Terrence W. Triplett) of Barboursville, WV. Grandchildren: Barry Kent Mullins II, Terrence W Triplett, Jr.,Steven L. Triplett, and Abigail M. Triplett. He also leaves behind an ex-spouse JoAnn Martin and special friend Kaye Hager.

Funeral services were at 2:00pm Sunday September 29, 2013 at Hamlin Baptist Church in Hamlin, WV with David Burch officiating. Burial followed at Ridgelawn Memorial Park, Barboursville, WV

You may express your condolences online at Donations to the church or food pantry of your choice would be greatly appreciated.

Funeral Home

Handley Funeral Home Inc
3Rd & Lynn Ave Hamlin, WV 25523
(304) 824-2323

Published in The Coal Valley News from Oct. 1 to Oct. 2, 2013