Gum Branch – Brad Lafayette Mueller, 51, died Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Memorial Health in Savannah. Born in MD, he had lived in Liberty County the past forty-five years. He had previously worked for OMI in Hinesville before opening his own lawn care service. An outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan, and had been a recreation league coach. He was a 1987 graduate of Bradwell Institute where he played football, baseball, and golf. He was a loving father and grandfather and a member of Hinesville First Presbyterian Church.
Survivors are his daughter and son-in-law, Taylor and Caleb Wells of Gum Branch; son, Brad Mueller, Jr. of Hinesville; parents, Roy and June Mueller of Hinesville; brother and sister-in-law, Brian and Sheryl Mueller of Clearwater, FL; companion, Georgiann Hall of Hinesville; former wife, Katie Mueller of Ludowici; two grandsons, whom he loved "to the moon and back', Remington Wells and Ryan Wells; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral services were held Monday, January 4 at 2 PM at Liberty Baptist Church with Rev. Tommy Hamilton officiated. Burial followed in the Liberty Cemetery.
Visitation was Sunday evening from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.
Active pallbearers were be Clenton "Pee Wee" Wells, Jason Smiley, Jeff Bishop, Jason Bess, Mark Hewitt, and Jeff Hewitt.
Family and friends may sign the online register at [http://www.howardfuneralga.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral Home of Ludowici.