Bessie Miller Mullins, 76, of Rowdy, passed away on Monday, July 28, at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center. She was the daughter of the late Marion Miller and the late Eva Fugate Miller. She is also preceded in death by two sisters, Brenda Combs and Laura Campbell, and four brothers, Hester, Silas, Andrew, and Melvin Miller.
She is survived by her husband, Clarence Mullins; two daughters, Connie and Harold Noble, and Judy Back; two sons, Silas Fugate and Freddy Fugate; two step-daughters, Connie Ross and Sandy Gayhart; two sisters, Sally Combs and Louise Collins; one brother, Nathan Miller; nine grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
Arrangements were handled by Maggard's Mountain View Chapel, where family received friends from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday, July 30, with additional services at 7 p.m. at Beecher Collins and Krous Noble. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 31, at Maggard's Mountain View Chapel, with Clay and Neal Gross and Chris Fugate officiating. Interment was at the Red Hill Cemetery in Chavies.