Wallace “Wally” L. Mullins, age 75, of Kurtz, passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2018, at Schneck Medical Center, Seymour.
Mr. Mullins was a member of Kurtz Church of the Nazarene. He retired from Cummins Engine Co., was a member of the United States Army, and a member of the Owen Township Fire Department.
Wally was a great husband, brother-in-law, uncle, and cousin. He was a very giving person, always helping anyone in need, and never met a stranger. He was a hard worker and enjoyed eating out and visiting people.
Born on March 5, 1943, in Lincoln County, Kentucky, he was the son of Woodrow and Esther Osborne Mullins, both of whom preceded him in death. On May 26, 1978, he married Wanda Kay Fleetwood, at Kurtz Church of the Nazarene, and she survives in Kurtz.
Survivors also include four sisters: Josephine Ruth, and Gail Davers Wilson, both of Brownstown, Amy Price of Louisville, and Phyllis Barnard of Kurtz; several nieces and nephews, who loved him dearly; three brothers-in-law: Arnold “Francis” Fleetwood, Donnie Fleetwood, and Larry “Dennis” Fleetwood; and four sisters-in-law: Ruth Parker, Debbie Otte, Jean Hilderbrand, and Fern Steele
Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by Melvin Kirts, who raised Wally as his own son; two sisters: Clara Roll, and infant sister, Claudetta Mullins; one infant brother, Lyndon Mullins; two nephews: Glenn Roll, and Tony Price; one niece Reva June Roberts; father-in-law, Clone Fleetwood; mother-in-law, Myrtle Fleetwood; four brothers-in-law: William Larry Parker, Ray Fleetwood, Kevin Otte, and Rodney Hilderbrand.
Funeral services for Wallace “Wally” L. Mullins will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 3, 2018, at Spurgeon Funeral Home, Inc., Brownstown, with Floyd Fisher officiating. Friends may call from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Spurgeon Funeral Home, Inc., and from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the funeral home.
Interment will be at Kurtz Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to Kurtz Church of the Nazarene or Owen Township Fire Department.
Online memorials and condolences may be given at <a href="http://[email protected]“>[email protected]