Martha Jaynell Mullens, 90, of Mendenhall died Thursday at Magee General Hospital in Magee. She was born Monday, August 26, 1929.
Visitation was held on Sunday, January 12, 2020, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Mendenhall.
Funeral services were held Monday, January 13, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Everett Baptist Church in Mendenhall. Burial followed in County Line Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Glen Jennings officiated. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Mendenhall handled arrangements, (601) 847-4401.
Martha was a member of Jerusalem Baptist Church. She loved to cook and play checkers. She was known as a kind and sweet person.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Elmo Mullens; parents, John Vernon and Ophelia Petitt; sisters, Beatrice Edwards, Peggy Henderson; brother, Son Pettit.
Survivors include her son, Billy Mullens (Gail); grandchildren, Spencer Mullens (April), Brandy Shepherd, Misty Lowery (B.J.); great-grandchildren, Sawyer, Cody, Caleb, Styles, Dyson, Braddox, Kole, Braylon, Piper; sister, Joyce Nail; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.colonialchapelmageemendenhall.com