COVINGTON - Mary Ann Mullennix, lifetime resident of Covington, died Feb. 12, 2013, at home. She was born April 19, 1925, in Milton, W.Va. to the late James and Lora (Persanger) Clark.
Mary Ann was a graduate of Covington High School, Class of 1944, was a charter member of Favorite Hill Baptist Church and then of Victory Baptist Church, where she was a very active member for more than 47 years, serving as president of the Women's Missionary Group, as a Sunday School teacher, and on various committees; a member of the Future Homemakers of America; an avid reader; enjoyed crossword puzzles and word searches; a compassionate person who loved life and loved everyone; and a dedicated mother.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Max Gordon Mullennix in 1992; three sons, Max Gordon Mullennix II, Garland Clark Mullennix and Gerald Louie Mullennix; daughter, Marcia Ann Mullennix; five brothers, John, Arthur, Jim, Howard, and Donald Clark; three sisters, Jewel (Moist) Sargent, Irene Grubaugh and Betty Jo Hoblit.
Mary Ann is survived by two sons, Galen Mullennix and Glen Mullennix, both of Covington; three daughters, Melissia Hess of Piqua, Maxine Mullennix of Covington and Cindy Mullennix of Piqua; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lorene Clark and Dorothy Hoblit, both of Covington; brother-in-law, Therrel Hoblit of Covington; two sisters-in-law, Glenna Clark and Margaret Clark, both of Troy; and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, at Bridges-Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home, Covington with Brother Phil Deloreme officiating. Interment Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
If desired, contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County. Condolences may be left for the family at www.stockerfraley.com