By: Ralph B. DavisManaging Editor
October 5, 2012
Laura Frances Callahan Mullins, 97, of Lick Creek, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2012, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, Ky.
She was born June 9, 1915, in Mingo County, a daughter of the late Frank Peter Callahan and Ida Mae Starr Callahan.
Besides he parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Thomas Mullins; two daughters Rita Moticimos and Patsy Cooper; two brothers, Garland Callahan and Richard Callahan; two sisters, Jean Callahan and Nellie Smith; two half-sisters, Faye Phillips and Leslie Phillips; one half-brother, Othur Phillips.
She was the last seamstress at the Cox Department Store and also a cook at the YMCA.
She is survived by four daughters, Betty (George) Ebaugh of Fort Myers, Fla., June (Donald) Herbert of Imlay City, Mich., Ruby Rutherford of Louisa, Ky., and Carol ( Julius Cooper) Ferrell of Canada, Ky.; five sons, Dallas (Caroline) Mullins of Roanoke Rapids, N.C., Thomas (Tina) Mullins of Flint, Mich., Peter Mullins of Canada, Ky., Terry (Shirley) Mullins of Lick Creek, and Jerry (Connie) Mullins of Lick Creek; 30 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and several great-great grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 8, at R.E Rogers Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Blackburn officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain View Memory Gardens, Huddy, Ky., with Dallas Mullins, Peter Mullins, Jerry Mullins, Terry Mullins, Julius Cooper and Josh Ferrell servings as Pallbearers. Visitation will be held from after 5 p.m. Sunday at R.E Rogers Funeral Home Chapel.
Online condolences can be made at www.rerogersfuneralhome.com.