Born 7-23-1921 -- Died 2-1-2008
Velma V. Mullins, 86, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Feb. 1, 2008, at her residence. She was born July 23, 1921, in Violet Hill, Ark., the daughter of the late Tollie Dillard and Martha (Cooksey)?Dillard.
She was united in marriage to Rosco Harlin Mullins on Sept. 15, 1949, in Ash Flat. She taught school for over 35 years. She had taught in Kansas and at the Ash Flat School District. She was very active in the Ash Flat Extension Club for many years.
She is survived by: one son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Anne Mullins of Ash Flat; and one grandson, Derek Mullins.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, Tollie and Martha Dillard; her husband, Rosco Harlin Mullins; four brothers, Hancel, Lloyd, Oral and Ewell Dillard; and one sister, Hazel Ward.
Funeral services were held Feb. 4 at Tri-County Funeral Home in Highland with burial following in the Ash Flat Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of the Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested that memorials be made to the Alzheimer's Association of Arkansas, 10411 West Markham Street, Suite 130, Little Rock, AR 72205.