Martely Mullins

CHAPMANVILLE, W.Va. — Mrs. Martely "Till" Mullins, 88, of Chapmanville, was born April 30, 1926, at Dingess, a daughter of the late James and Martha Elkins Wellman. She departed this life Mon., May 12, 2014, at her residence.

Mrs. Mullins was a homemaker, member of the Trinity Freewill Baptist Church at Henlawson and was one of the original "Rosy Riveters" in Columbus, Ohio, during World War II.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Mae Stapleton, Edna Belle Oliver, Gladys Deskins, Maxie McGlothen and Bernice Owsley, and brothers, Chester, Jessie, James, Jayce, Taylor and Charles Wellman.

Survivors include, her husband, Tennis Mullins; children, Tennis Jr. (Linda) Mullins, Janet (John) Abbott and Jack (Diana) Mullins, all of Chapmanville, and Patricia (Chuck) Burdette of Springfield, Va.; grandchildren, Gregg (Reneé) Mullins, Kelli (David) Ball, Angie Abbott, Christi Abbott Burford, Teresa (David) Lemmon, Jeffrey (Angela) Burdette, Jimmy (Maria) Burdette and Josh (Tifinie) Mullins; great-grandchildren, Emily and Will Mullins, Olivia and Alec Ball, Dylan and Dru Burford, Carleigh Abbott, Madeline Turley, Katie, Kelsey and Kambell Lemmon, Sydney, Corbin, Abe and Finnegan Burdette and Ty and Cass Mullins; sister, Christine Clay of Columbus, Ohio, and brother, Ed Wellman of Chapmanville.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wed., May 14, at Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services with Rev. Joey Kennedy officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.

Friends may call from noon till time of services Wednesday at the funeral home.

Evans Funeral Home and Cremation Services at Chapmanville is in charge of arrangements.

Published in The Logan Banner from May 12 to May 13, 2014