W.G. Mullins, Jr., age 60, of Johnson City, TN, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. He was a native of Unicoi County and a son of Barbara Vanover Mullins and the late William Guy Mullins, Sr. He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam Era. Mr. Mullins was a Senior Data Specialist with CSX Railroad. W.G. was always a happy man who loved life, enjoyed helping others and was loved by all who met him.
In addition to his mother, W.G. Mullins, Jr. has left to cherish his memoires:
Wife: Debbie Meade Mullins of Johnson City;
Sons: William Guy Mullins, III and wife, Amber of Erwin,
Jody Mullins of Johnson City;
Peyton Mullins of the home;
Daughter: Courtney Mullins of Johnson City:
Step-son: Josh Smith of Johnson City;
Sisters: Pam D. Triplette and husband, David of Johnson City,
Buffie Lewis and husband, Scott of Elizabethton;
Brother: Tony Hurst of Florida;
Granddaughter: Lillian Nichole Mullins;
Several Cousins, Nieces and Nephews
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we offer tribute and remember the life of W.G. Mullins, Jr. in a funeral service to be held at 7:00 PM on Saturday, June 20, 2015 in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend Barney Hurst will officiate. A visitation period to share memoires and offer support to the family will begin at 4:00 PM and continue until service time on Saturday at Valley Funeral Home. A committal service will be held on Monday, June 22, 2015 at 11:30 AM at Mountain Home National Cemetery with military honors provided by the United States Navy. Those who wish to attend will meet at Mountain Home National Cemetery by 11:30 AM for the service on Monday. Active pallbearers will be William Guy Mullins III, Jody Mullins, Peyton Mullins and David Triplette.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements were made especially for the family and friends of W.G. Mullins, Jr. through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave, Erwin, 423-743-9187.